Sandi R. Bliss is the Corps of Cadets’ chief advancement officer.

Bliss leads the Corps’ advancement team, made up of development, alumni relations and communications, and is responsible for raising major gifts and building relationships with the Corps’ alumni and donors.

Bliss has more than 12 years of fundraising experience. Before joining the Corps, she was the senior development officer for central initiatives and scholarships for the University of Miami Office of the Provost. Her work there as the lead fundraiser included a $500 million campaign for new student housing.

Before that, Bliss spent seven years fundraising for the College of Engineering, Architecture, and Technology at Oklahoma State University, where she led the efforts to double the college’s fundraising goal a year ahead of schedule. 

Bliss has a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in family sciences from Oklahoma State University.  

Sandi Bliss

Sandi Bliss