We are delighted to announce that Julie Byczynski is the successful candidate for the Director, Advancement for the Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) competition. Having joined Alumni Affairs & Development as the Senior Development Manager (OVC) in 2017, Julie is familiar to her colleagues in both the OVC and AA&D teams. Julie has built many strong relationships with donors, alumni, colleagues and senior executive during her time at U of G. She has a profound passion for the work we do and for the role that veterinary education has in improving life. With close to two decades of fundraising experience, she has worked with donors, friends, staff, and faculty to secure financial support of all levels. Her donor-centered approach deepens relationships and has intensified impact and amplified success.