LSU College of Human Sciences & Education Director of Development Earns Fundraising Certification

09/18/2012 03:31 PM

BATON ROUGE – Wayne Miller, senior director of development at the LSU College of Human Sciences & Education, has attained the designation of Certified Fundraising Executive, or CFRE, from CFRE International.


Miller achieved this certification as a result of stringent requirements of professional practice, performance, education and service as well as successfully passing a comprehensive examination of the knowledge and skills required of a fundraising executive.  


Miller has been employed by the LSU Foundation since 2008 and works in the College of Human Sciences & Education to enhance support for academic and outreach efforts. He earned a Master’s of Divinity degree in religious education from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and received a Bachelor of Science from Troy State University in management.


Founded in 2001, CFRE International is an independent organization dedicated to setting standards in philanthropy through a valid and reliable certification process. To find out more about CFRE International, visit


The College of Human Sciences & Education consists of the School of Education, the School of Human Resource Education and Workforce Development, the School of Library and Information Science, the School of Kinesiology, the School of Social Work and the University Laboratory School.


For more information about the College of Human Sciences and Education, visit


The mission of the LSU Foundation is to foster private financial support for LSU, the LSU Agricultural Center, the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center and the LSU System Office. The Foundation encourages and receives philanthropic gifts and bequests, including both restricted and unrestricted gifts. The Foundation also manages the investment of endowed funds and other private assets.


For more information about the LSU Foundation, visit

Billy  Gomila 
LSU Media Relations

Posted on Tuesday, September 18, 2012