Jane Allsopp was appointed Chief Development Officer at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA) in June 2020. In this role, Jane leads PAFA's comprehensive fundraising initiatives, working with senior staff, the Board of Trustees, and the development team to ensure the long-term ability to fulfill PAFA's mission as the nation's oldest art school and art museum.
Jane brings to PAFA a wealth of experience as a leader in the cultural sector of Philadelphia. Most recently, she served as a Principal Gifts Officer at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Her previous professional positions include Director of Development and Alumni Relations for the School of Communications and Theater at Temple University, Director of Development at the Pennsylvania Ballet and Assistant Director of Development at Settlement Music School. As an active volunteer in Philadelphia, Jane has been involved with a number of organizations including Women in Development, Philadelphia, the Academy of Music, BalletX, and the National Philanthropy Awards Committee.