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fund raising executive

John Chester Fisler, American fund raising executive. Member Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council (vice president 1986-1988, president 1988-1990).

Background

Fisler, John Chester was born on March 30, 1949 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Chester Alexander and Mary Jane (Stewart) Fisler.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Carnegie-Mellon University, 1971. Master of Business Administration, University Pittsburgh, 1975.

Career

Trainee manufacturing management General Electric Company, Erie, Pennsylvania and Louisville, 1971-1972. Assistant director annual giving Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1972-1975, director annual giving, 1975-1977, University Cincinnati, 1977-1978. Director management assistance Community Chest and Council, Cincinnati, 1978-1980.

Director institutional advancement Thomas More College, Fort Mitchell, Kentucky, 1980-1981. Director annual deferred giving Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pennsylvania, 1981-1985. Director fund development The Washington (Pennsylvania) Hospital, 1985-1988.

Director development West Virginia University Foundation, Morgantown, 1988—1994, assistant vice president for development, since 1994.

Membership

Member Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council (vice president 1986-1988, president 1988-1990).

Connections

Married Alice Anne Hawkins, January 28, 1978. Children: Allison, Janine, J. Benjamin, Anne.

father:
Chester Alexander Fisler

mother:
Mary Jane (Stewart) Fisler

spouse:
Alice Anne Hawkins

child:
Allison Fisler

child:
Janine Fisler

child:
J. Benjamin Fisler

child:
Anne Fisler