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Trilogy Places John J. Ring as Director of Development at Archbishop Riordan High School in San Francisco

Burlingame, CA (May 18, 2015) — Executive recruitment firm Trilogy Search Non+Profit has placed John J. Ring as Director of Development at Archbishop Riordan High School (ARHS), an Archdiocesan Catholic High School in the Marianist tradition. The school is located in the City of San Francisco.

Ring will lead the school’s core fundraising and development efforts, with direct responsibility for designing and implementing a comprehensive and effective funding plan, expanding current support, cultivating new contributors, and keeping funders and volunteers connected to the high school’s objectives and successes.

He brings considerable experience to the position, having led development efforts at both the higher education and high school levels, as well as on behalf of a variety of nonprofit and cultural institutions. Most recently, Ring served as the Senior Director of Development at Menlo College. Prior to that he was the Director of Alumni Relations at St. Ignatius College Preparatory for eight years where he helped raise more than $60 million dollars for the school.

Ring graduated from St. Cecilia School, St. Ignatius College Preparatory, CSU Long Beach and Golden Gate University, where he received a law degree.

“We are so pleased to welcome John to Riordan,” said President Joseph Conti. “His contributions will be critical to ensuring our continued commitment to a process of education that promotes each student’s personal growth and development in the intellectual, spiritual, social, and physical aspects of his life.”

Ring assumes his new role on July 1.

Chuck Pappalardo handled the assignment on behalf of Trilogy.

Trilogy has advised numerous nonprofit and education-focused organizations on talent acquisition and related needs. These organizations  including Book Trust, Education Sector, EdSource, Pivot Learning Partners, Santa Clara University, Stupski Foundation, and The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.

About ARHS: Mission Statement: Archbishop Riordan High School, an Archdiocesan Catholic High School in the Marianist tradition, prepares young men of the world for leadership through its inclusive college preparatory curriculum, its emphasis on formation in faith, and its dedication to community service and justice. In a diverse family environment, Archbishop Riordan fosters development in faith, character, academics, athletics and the arts.

About Trilogy Search Non+Profit: Trilogy Search Non+Profit is a retained executive recruitment firm headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area. Trilogy specializes in placing executives who are multi- dimensional, integrated, and equipped to effectively lead for-profit and nonprofit institutions. The company conducts C-level searches and builds executive management teams for high technology, clean technology, life sciences, non-profit, and philanthropy clients.