SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Diane Melby of Winchester, Va., has been named vice president for advancement at Shepherd University effective Sept. 16.
Melby had served as associate vice president of the Spirit of Shenandoah Campaign at Shenandoah University.
Since 2004, she provided leadership for the comprehensive campaign and guided the campaign from $7.5 million to $55 million in three years.
At Shenandoah, she also served as interim vice president of development (2007-08), dean of the School of Continuing Education (2002-04) and director of the Division of Continuing Education (2001-02).
She previously was acting director of instruction and student services (1999-2001), coordinator of work-based learning (1996-2001) and Tech Prep program coordinator (1992-96) at Lord Fairfax Community College.