• University of North Carolina – Greensboro
  • North Carolina State University

Worked at SJV

  • 2008 – Present

Professional Memberships

  • Association of Fundraising Professionals
  • Virginia Association of Fundraising Executives
  • University of Richmond’s Institute on Philanthropy Advisory Board

David Huffine, VP for Advancement

David Huffine
Vice President for Advancement
804-553-3220 • email

David M. Huffine, CFRE, has served St. Joseph’s Villa since 2008 as VP for Financial Development and subsequently VP for Advancement. Huffine leads the Advancement team in raising $3 million annually for Villa programs, building public awareness through marketing communications, and engaging volunteer and community resources to advance the Villa’s mission. He provided leadership in the successful completion (2012) of the Believing Is Seeing Capital Campaign, the first campaign in Villa history, that brought more than $10.7 million in capital gifts and grants to redevelop the Villa’s campus.

Before joining the Villa, Huffine served in fundraising roles at Union Presbyterian Seminary, NC State University, UNC-Greensboro, St. Andrews College and Peace College. Huffine received his undergraduate degree from UNCG, and graduate work at NC State. He has been a Certified Fund Raising Executive since 1993. Huffine has served as president, treasurer and other leadership roles in the Association of Fundraising Professionals (NC Triangle and Central VA chapters) and the Virginia Association of Fundraising Executives. He currently serves on the advisory board of the Institute on Philanthropy at the University of Richmond and the board of directors of Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity. In 2014, VAFRE named Huffine as the Nina Abady Awardee for excellence in the field of development. In 2015, the Association of Fundraising Professionals recognized Huffine with the Outstanding Fundraising Professional Award for effective, creative and stimulating leadership as well as the practice and promotion of ethical fundraising. He was honored with the Alumni Distinguished Service Award from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 2016.

Recent News


Seeking AmeriCorps VISTA Member for Flagler Housing Resource Center

The Virginia Housing Alliance (VHA) and local partners have announced the availability of AmeriCorps VISTA Member positions to support planning groups and service providers responsible for ending homelessness in Virginia. Our Flagler Housing

Read More »


Villa breaks ground on cutting-edge Center for Autism

St. Joseph's Villa began a new chapter in its 185-year history as we launched construction on the home of our new Sarah Dooley Center for Autism. With the help of

Read More »

Car Show 2019

Antique Car Show returns to the Villa in its 50th year

We're excited to welcome the Richmond Region Antique Automobile Club back to our campus for their 50th annual Car Show! Cruise over to the Villa for Central Virginia's largest automotive

Read More »