Columbia College Chicago has selected Jonathan Stern as vice president of development. In his new role, effective Aug. 4, Stern will help lead the college’s development program involving all fundraising activities, including the coordination and integration of development activities in the areas of corporate, foundation and alumni relations, individual giving, and special events. Stern joins the college from Wabash College, where he was the dean for college advancement. Prior to his position at Wabash College, Stern served 11 years in development leadership positions at the University of Chicago Law School, most recently as associate dean for campaign and strategic initiatives. Stern received his Bachelor of Science degree in management from Miami University.