Byron Liles

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Byron Liles

Byron's happy to be back working with Longhorns in the McCombs School of Business as of October 2019. He has spent his entire 17 year career in the nonprofit sector in various roles within development programs. Most recently Byron joins us from The University of Mississippi where he was Senior Director of Gift Planning, with responsibility for university-wide efforts in planned giving, and spearheading a program revitalization. No stranger to the 40 Acres, Byron spent some time on the Gift Planning team at UT, and prior to that oversaw gift planning efforts for Ducks Unlimited in its Southern and Great Plains regions. A first generation high school and college graduate, Byron received his degree from the University of Memphis with concentrations in Nonprofit Development and Administration, along with Organizational Leadership, and has his Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® designation through the American College of Financial Services, along with being a Certified Fund Raising Executive.

Concentration Area

  • McCombs School of Business