As Director of Development, Tim oversees all of RIPR’s fundraising efforts. With a B.A. in English from Tufts University and a Master’s in Education from Lesley University, Tim has more than 25 years of experience in non-profit and educational settings. He served as Senior Development Officer at Wheaton College in Norton, MA and as Director of Development at Commonwealth School in Boston, as well as Head of The Sage School in Foxboro. Earlier in his career, Tim worked at WBUR, Boston in Corporate Development and as Assistant Program Director for National Program Marketing. While at ‘BUR, Tim was part of the team that launched WRNI, the station that we now know as Rhode Island Public Radio. Tim’s radio career truly started, however, when he was 14 and hosting his own weekly music show and doing play-by play for basketball, baseball, and football at his high school station outside Chicago, WNTH 88.1FM.