September 18th, 2012 – The American Red Cross is pleased to announce the recent hire of David Warner to the position of Development Officer for the North Mississippi Region. Prior to joining the Red Cross, Warner was a program director of the phonathon at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, Mississippi. Under his supervision, over 5 million dollars was raised. Warner’s hometown is Columbia, Mississippi. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Mississippi. “Mr. Warner brings a wealth of knowledge in fundraising and we are fortunate to have him as part of our team.” said Sandra Hodge, CEO, American Red Cross Mississippi Region. Warner’s primary goal will be fundraising and cultivating relationships in the North Mississippi Region. His office will be located in Oxford, Mississippi. “I am super excited about joining the American Red Cross, it is a great opportunity. I’m looking forward to meeting as many people as I can and raising money for such a great organization.” said Warner.