University of Chicago Women's Board

Staff Directory

daniel e. waclaw, am'09

daniel e. waclaw, am'09

Senior Associate Director

dew@uchicago.edu

With the University of Chicago since 2008, Daniel Waclaw has managed efforts for various volunteer constituencies through engagement events, annual giving campaigns, and grant-making programs. Prior to his career in development, Daniel took on a host of experiences in the nonprofit sector in Northwest Indiana, working with survivors of domestic abuse as well as at-promise middle-schoolers. He holds an AM in the humanities from the University of Chicago, as well as a BA in English literature from Saint Joseph’s College in Rensselaer, Indiana, and now lives in the Bridgeport neighborhood of Chicago, where he enjoys gourmet cooking and making music with his wife and cats.

Dorothy Burnett

Dorothy Burnett

Senior Assistant Director

dorothyb@uchicago.edu

At the University of Chicago for more than a decade, Dorothy has held progressively higher-level roles in advancement services. Prior to her work at the University, she worked in professional communications with internal staff as well as external contacts. A people person at heart, Dorothy is a great asset to the Women’s Board, assisting Women’s Board members attentively with their needs and frequently going above and beyond her duties. To further her career, she recently completed her bachelor of science degree in communications from the University of Phoenix in March 2016. In her spare time, Dorothy is an avid bowler and loves reading thrillers—the more mystery involved, the better.