Liz LaCorte Joins Wye River Upper School Staff

LizLaCorte (343 x 400)Wye River Upper School (WRUS) is pleased to announce that Liz LaCorte will join the staff as Director of Development. A graduate of SUNY in Buffalo, New York, Liz brings twelve years of experience in non-profit development to the school’s work to educate bright high school students with learning differences.

“Her experience as both a fundraiser and funder, through her work with community foundations, will bring a wealth of appreciation for that which motivates donors and friends of the school. Liz is smart, motivated and passionate about the causes for which she chooses to work.” says Chrissy Aull, Executive Director for WRUS.

WRUS Capital Campaign Co-Chair Tom Seip adds that her presence will be important as the school seeks to finish an ongoing and successful campaign to raise $5 million dollars to renovate the Armory in Centreville as the future home of the school.

“I look forward to getting to know the many people who care about WRUS and the students they serve. There are some incredible stories of turnaround for their students and I am eager to help strengthen their success.” remarks LaCorte.

WRUS is a non-profit independent day school serving the strengths and needs of bright high school students with learning differences and those who may benefit from small class size and individualized teaching strategies. For more information contact Katie Theeke, Director of Admissions at 410-827-5822.