Purdue University Fort Wayne Chancellor Ronald L. Elsenbaumer has announced the appointment of Ruth Stone as the Vice Chancellor for Development for the university. Stone has over a decade of experience with increasing philanthropic support and engagement for organizations. She most recently was founder and president of her own consulting firm, which helped nonprofit organizations. Stone also served as chief development officer for Turnstone. Stone earned a B.F.A. degree from Mundelein College of Loyola University and will graduate this spring with an Executive M.B.A. degree from the Purdue University Krannert School of Management.