Contact any member of our teams below for immediate assistance with your philanthropic planning.

Office of the Vice President  |  Annual Giving  |  Major and Planned Giving  |  Special Events and Stewardship  |  Advancement Services

Office of the Vice President


Michael Bacon
Michael Bacon, CFRE
Vice President for Alumni Relations & Development
Gloria Castaneda
Gloria Castaneda
Administrative Coordinator
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Tamara Dillow
Executive Coordinator, Vpaa
Kay Casey
Kay Casey
Assistant Vice President
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Hannah Hyde
Campaign Operations Coordinator
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Karla Phillips
Assoc Dir Athletic & Affinity Gvng & Engagmnt
Joannah Pickett
Joannah Pickett
Assistant Vice President - Capital Campaign
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Monica Ramirez
Administrative Support Specialist
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Betty Ullrich
Administrative Manager

Annual Giving Programs


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Aleida Boles
Associate Director of Annual Giving Outreach and Engagement
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Jennifer Borlinghaus
Annual Giving Officer
Aliza Holzman-Cantu
Aliza Holzman-Cantu
Director of Parent Giving and Engagement
Kathy McNeill
Kathy McNeill
Senior Director for Annual Giving Programs
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Joshua Poorman
Director of Leadership Annual Giving
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Cynthia Uviedo
Director of Annual Giving

Special Events


Susan Lavenant
Susan Lavenant
Assistant Director of Special Events
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Shawne Stewart-Zakaria
Director of Special Events

Major and Planned Giving


Richard Butler
Richard Butler, Ph.D.
Alumni Engagement Coordinator
Katie Carpenter
Katie Carpenter
Director of Principal Gifts
Alta Compton
Alta Compton
Director of Donor Relations
Carla Gilbert
Carla Gilbert
Development Writer and Grant Coordinator
Kristine Howland
Kristine Howland
Director of Planned Giving
Mary Kenyon
Mary Kenyon
Director of Foundation Relations
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Monica Martinez
Director of Major Gifts, Corporate Relations
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Celeste Mendoza, Ph.D., MFA
Senior Director for Major and Planned Giving
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Mike Patterson
Planned Giving Officer/Trust & Estates Specialist

Advancement Services


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Naile Arias
Prospect Researcher
Marcos Contreras
Marcos Contreras
Manager Advancement Svcs, Reporting & Data Administration
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Dean Dietrich
Director of Prospect Research
Julie Domel
Julie Domel
Asst Dir Advncmnt Svcs, Reporting, Data Analyst, & Spcl Proj
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Jim Holzbach
Senior Director of Advancement Services
Michael Knoop
Michael Knoop
Prospect Researcher
Ryan Menefee
Ryan Menefee
Prospect & Biographical Data Coordinator
Imelda Rodriguez
Imelda Rodriguez
Senior Gift Coordinator
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Steffanie Ybanez
Academic Office Administrator

Alumni Relations


Ryan Finnelly
Ryan Finnelly
Senior Director for Alumni Relations
Sidney Lopez
Sidney Lopez
Young Alumni and Student Programs Coordinator
Selim Sharif
Selim Sharif
Director of Alumni Education and Engagement
Katie Storey
Katie Storey
Director of Alumni Relations
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Alyssa Tayrien
Digital Communications Coordinator