The Center for American and International Law is an exciting and inspiring place to work. We offer competitive employment benefits for full-time employees which include medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, a 401(k), and more. 

Current Vacancies

Vice President of Development

Position Summary

The Vice President of Development for CAIL will assist the President and the Board of Trustees in developing, planning, and implementing a strategic approach to fundraising for the organization and its five educational institutes. The plan should include major donor gifts, planned giving, corporate, and in-kind donations.   The position will include supervision of CAIL’s Sponsorship Coordinator and assisting in the encouragement and monitoring of expected support from Trustees and others.   The holder of this new position in the organization will report to the President.


Experience in areas relevant to the duties and responsibilities of the position, including knowledge of development concepts, such as the donor cycle, and relevant methodologies and techniques.  Strong analytical skills.  Excellent writing and editing skills.  Excellence in managerial skills and the ability to foster teamwork. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university required with a minimum of ten years’ experience in individual donor development and major gift solicitation. Experience in fundraising for an institute of higher learning or education is especially desirable, as is experience working with the legal and law enforcement communities. CFRE is not required, though desirable. 

Please submit a resume, references and cover letter via email to Mike Marchand at or via USPS to Mike Marchand, The Center for American and International Law, 5201 Democracy Drive, Plano, Texas  75024.