Our Staff

Office of University Advancement
479-575-6800

Mark Edward Power
Mark Edward Power
(VCAD)-Vice Chancellor For University Advancement
Vice Chancellor for Advancement
Eunice M. Alberson
Eunice M. Alberson
(VCAD)-Vice Chancellor For University Advancement
Advancement Human Resources Director
Ann Catherine Jouett
Ann Catherine Jouett
(VCAD)-Vice Chancellor For University Advancement
Director of Advancement Strategy and Campaign
Denise B. Reynolds
Denise B. Reynolds
(VCAD)-Vice Chancellor For University Advancement
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Advancement Finance, Human Resources and Operations

University Relations
479-575-5555

Mark Rushing
Mark Rushing
(UREL)-University Relations
Assistant Vice Chancellor of University Relations
Charlie Alison
Charlie Alison
(UREL)-University Relations
Executive Editor
DeLani Bartlette
DeLani Bartlette
(UREL)-University Relations
Feature Writer
Kelly Thornton Bostick
Kelly Thornton Bostick
(UREL)-University Relations
Assistant Director of Training and Support
Tracy E. Brugger
Tracy E. Brugger
(UREL)-University Relations
Project Program Supervisor
Terri Renea Brumett
Terri Renea Brumett
(UREL)-University Relations
Executive Assistant to Assistant Vice Chancellor, University Relations
Ramona D. Collins
Ramona D. Collins
(UREL)-University Relations
Social Media and Digital Communications Manager
Roy G. Cordell
Roy G. Cordell
(UREL)-University Relations
Senior Director of Creative Services
Russell A. Cothren
Russell A. Cothren
(UREL)-University Relations
Manager Photographic Services
John C. Dailey
John C. Dailey
(UREL)-University Relations
Content Strategist
Matt Davis
Matt Davis
(UREL)-University Relations
Production Services Manager
Ashley Doucet
Ashley Doucet
(UREL)-University Relations
Videographer
Mike Emery
Mike Emery
(UREL)-University Relations
Administrative Support Supervisor, Strategic Communications
Ben Goodwin
Ben Goodwin
(UREL)-University Relations
Video Editor/Producer
Jennifer Elaine Holland
Jennifer Elaine Holland
(UREL)-University Relations
Director of Development Communication
Samir Jha
Samir Jha
(UREL)-University Relations
Audio Editor/Producer
Richanne G. Kegans
Richanne G. Kegans
(UREL)-University Relations
Professional Assistant I
Ashish Korat
Ashish Korat
(UREL)-University Relations
Web Programmer
Sean Lucero
Sean Lucero
(UREL)-University Relations
Senior Web Programmer
Michael L. Maese
Michael L. Maese
(UREL)-University Relations
Chief Engineer
Ross Maute
Ross Maute
(UREL)-University Relations
Graphic Designer
D. Matt McGowan
D. Matt McGowan
(UREL)-University Relations
Science & Research Communications Officer
Rebecca A. Morrison
Rebecca A. Morrison
(UREL)-University Relations
Assistant Director of Strategic Communications
Chris Nixon
Chris Nixon
(UREL)-University Relations
Director of Digital Strategy
Eric A. Olson
Eric A. Olson
(UREL)-University Relations
Production Services Assistant
Brian Petty
Brian Petty
(UREL)-University Relations
Videographer
Eric L. Pipkin
Eric L. Pipkin
(UREL)-University Relations
Manager of Design Services
Whit Pruitt
Whit Pruitt
(UREL)-University Relations
Photographer
Amy L. Schlesing
Amy L. Schlesing
(UREL)-University Relations
Executive Director of Strategic Communications
Camilla Shumaker
Camilla Shumaker
(UREL)-University Relations
Director of Science and Research Communications
John Stevenson Steele Cooper
John Stevenson Steele Cooper
(UREL)-University Relations
Managing Producer of Video Productions
Laura Elizabeth Taylor
Laura Elizabeth Taylor
(UREL)-University Relations
Manager of Marketing Design Services
Steve Voorhies
Steve Voorhies
(UREL)-University Relations
Manager, Media Relations
Robert Whitby
Robert Whitby
(UREL)-University Relations
Science and Research Writer
Hardin A. Young
Hardin A. Young
(UREL)-University Relations
Manager, Exec Communications

Communications Partners

John J. Baltz
John J. Baltz
(ASCR)-Admissions School & College Relations
Associate Dir for Comm.
Morgan D. Bibbs
Morgan D. Bibbs
(ARSC)-Arts & Sciences
Director of Creative Services
Zac Garrett Brown
Zac Garrett Brown
(HLTH)-Health Center
Assistant Director of Communications
Jeremy J. Burns
Jeremy J. Burns
(EMSP)-Enrollment Management Support
Director of Communications
Chris Butler
Chris Butler
(UITS)-University Information Technology Services
Director, Communications
Amanda Cantu
Amanda Cantu
SSRG
Dir. of GSIE Communications
Kendall A. Curlee
Kendall A. Curlee
(HNRC)-Honors College
Director of Communications
Sam Cushman
Sam Cushman
(AWTC)-Arkansas World Trade Center
Public Information, Strategic Communications Specialist
Nick DeMoss
Nick DeMoss
(ENGR)-Engineering
Director of Communications
Robby Edwards Jr.
Robby Edwards Jr.
(AFLS)-Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences
Director of Communications
Scott Flanagin
Scott Flanagin
(SADC)-Student Affair Development & Communication
Director of Communications, Student Affairs
Andra Parrish Liwag
Andra Parrish Liwag
(ARSC)-Arts & Sciences
Director of Communications
Kelsey M. Lovewell
Kelsey M. Lovewell
(MULN)-Mullins Library
Asst. to Dirs. of Comm. & Rec.
Kay Best Murphy
Kay Best Murphy
(CTED)-Continuing Education
Director of Communications
Misty Orpin
Misty Orpin
(VCED)-Vice Chancellor for Economic Development
Director of Communications and Strategic Planning
Michelle Parks
Michelle Parks
(FJAD)-Fay Jones Architecture Design
Director of Communications
Darinda Suzanne Sharp
Darinda Suzanne Sharp
(LAWD)-Dean of Law
Director of Communications
Lindsay Larson Smith
Lindsay Larson Smith
(UREC)-University Recreation
Assistant Director, Marketing & Public Relations
David L. Speer
David L. Speer
(WCOB)-Walton College of Business
Director of Communications
Christopher Spencer
Christopher Spencer
(HOUS)-Housing
Assistant Director for Marketing and Strategic Communications
Kevin L. Trainor
Kevin L. Trainor
(EXAF)-ATHL External Affairs
Assoc AD of Public Relations
David B. Wilson
David B. Wilson
(PARK)-Parking Program Operations
Communications Director

University Development
479-575-5507

Katy Nelson
Katy Nelson
(UDEV)-University Development
Associate Vice Chancellor for University Development
Becky B. Alverson
Becky B. Alverson
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Support Supervisor: Reception & Data Processing
Deborah D. Bailey
Deborah D. Bailey
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Specialist III
Jamie B. Banks
Jamie B. Banks
(EDUC)-Education
Senior Director of Development and External Relations
Office of the Dean
Leanna Guinn Bingham
Leanna Guinn Bingham
(UDEV)-University Development
Manager of Matching Gifts & Special Projects
Tristan Madison Bland
Tristan Madison Bland
(UDEV)-University Development
Research and Prospect Management Specialist
Janine M. Boyers
Janine M. Boyers
(UDEV)-University Development
Research Analyst
Jean P. Bradley
Jean P. Bradley
(UDEV)-University Development
Executive Assistant to the Assistant Vice Chancellor for University Development
Nancy J. Brooks
Nancy J. Brooks
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Specialist III: Gift Services
Summer Brown
Summer Brown
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Support Supervisor: Records
Terry Bumgardner
Terry Bumgardner
(AFLS)-Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences
Director of Development, Bumpers College
Elizabeth Dowdle Bushmiaer
Elizabeth Dowdle Bushmiaer
(ARSC)-Arts & Sciences
Director of Constituent Relations: Fulbright College
Laura L. Cate
Laura L. Cate
(UDEV)-University Development
Executive Director Administrative & Development Services
Stella Clark
Stella Clark
(ENGR)-Engineering
Development Specialist, College of Engineering
Lathe A. Corn
Lathe A. Corn
(UDEV)-University Development
Imaging Assistant Manager
Tiffany Cornett
Tiffany Cornett
(UDEV)-University Development
Gift Services Accounting Manager
Erin Reynolds Cowger
Erin Reynolds Cowger
(ARSC)-Arts & Sciences
Assistant Director of Development
Jack Davis
Jack Davis
(UDEV)-University Development
Computer Support Technician
Jamie S. Dixon
Jamie S. Dixon
(UDEV)-University Development
Director, Information Services
Alfred Dowe Jr
Alfred Dowe Jr
(ARSC)-Arts & Sciences
Assistant Director of Development: Fulbright College
Carolyn Kim Eiler
Carolyn Kim Eiler
(WCOB)-Walton College of Business
Events & Programs Manager
Robert Ellis
Robert Ellis
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Specialist III: Records
John S. Erck
John S. Erck
(WCOB)-Walton College of Business
Senior Director of Development and External Relations, Walton College of Business
Christopher M. Farris
Christopher M. Farris
(UDEV)-University Development
Software Support Specialist
Adam Marcel Fields
Adam Marcel Fields
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Specialist III: Imaging
Kristen Ford
Kristen Ford
(ENGR)-Engineering
Major Gift Development Officer
Jeanie Fox
Jeanie Fox
(UDEV)-University Development
Director of Records & Data Services
Tory Gaddy
Tory Gaddy
(LAWD)-Dean of Law
Director of Development, Law School
Rachel Gray
Rachel Gray
(UDEV)-University Development
Assistant Director for Development Research
Marweta Haegele
Marweta Haegele
(UDEV)-University Development
Executive Assistant to Exectutive Director of Administrative & Development Services
Sue Harris
Sue Harris
(SADC)-Student Affair Development & Communication
Director of Development, Student Affairs
Jim Harris
Jim Harris
(UDEV)-University Development
Associate Vice Chancellor of Advancement
Nancy L. Hart
Nancy L. Hart
(WCOB)-Walton College of Business
Constituent Relations Director
Amir Hassibi
Amir Hassibi
(UDEV)-University Development
Assistant Director of Advancement Information Technology
Ethan Edward Hayman
Ethan Edward Hayman
(ENGR)-Engineering
Associate Director Development
Evan S. Hinchliffe
Evan S. Hinchliffe
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Support Supervisor: Gift Services
Jason N. Howard
Jason N. Howard
(UDEV)-University Development
Fiscal Support Specialist: Gift Services
Kellie A. Knight
Kellie A. Knight
(UDEV)-University Development
Assistant Vice Chancellor for University Development
Tammy J. Knowles
Tammy J. Knowles
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Support Supervisor, Planned Giving
Melody I. Kouchehbagh
Melody I. Kouchehbagh
(ARSC)-Arts & Sciences
Associate Director of Development
Rachel A. Krest
Rachel A. Krest
(MULN)-Mullins Library
Director of Development, University Libraries
Dustin C. Kushmaul
Dustin C. Kushmaul
(UDEV)-University Development
Computer Support Technician
George M. Lensing
George M. Lensing
(UDEV)-University Development
Associate Director of Development, Planned Giving
Autumn Lewis
Autumn Lewis
(CIED)-Curriculum & Instruction
Associate Director of Placement and Academy Operations
Kristen Marie Ligon
Kristen Marie Ligon
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Support Supervisor: Reception & Data Processing
Laura Mabry
Laura Mabry
(UDEV)-University Development
Manager, Corporate Engagement
Bonnie Dawn McCawley
Bonnie Dawn McCawley
(UDEV)-University Development
Senior Director of Development Research
Daniel V. McClelland
Daniel V. McClelland
(UDEV)-University Development
Systems Analyst
Caleb Mikles
Caleb Mikles
(UDEV)-University Development
Computer Support Specialist: Report Writer for Info Services
Emily Louise Money
Emily Louise Money
(UDEV)-University Development
Director of Development, Central Arkansas Region
Lea-Ann Morton
Lea-Ann Morton
(UDEV)-University Development
Executive Director for Development
Tate Neyman
Tate Neyman
(UDEV)-University Development
Systems Developer
Christin Renee Nichols
Christin Renee Nichols
(ENGR)-Engineering
Digital Communications Specialist
Julie K. Olsen
Julie K. Olsen
(GRAD)-Graduate School
Director of Development, Graduate School and International Education, Research and Economic Development
Cheri Varady Ottaviano
Cheri Varady Ottaviano
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Analyst, Gift Services
Ryan G. Peters
Ryan G. Peters
(FJAD)-Fay Jones Architecture Design
Development Manager, Fay Jones School
Mary Purvis
Mary Purvis
(FJAD)-Fay Jones Architecture Design
Director of Development, Fay Jones School
Cherie Rachel
Cherie Rachel
(VCED)-Vice Chancellor for Economic Development
Sr. Dir of Corp & Found Relat
Blake B. Rickman
Blake B. Rickman
(ARSC)-Arts & Sciences
Senior Director of Development & External Relations, Fulbright College
Carl Dwayne Riley
Carl Dwayne Riley
(ARSC)-Arts & Sciences
Associate Director of Scholarships
Erin Rae Rongers
Erin Rae Rongers
(WCOB)-Walton College of Business
Major Gift Development Officer
Sharla Christine Scott
Sharla Christine Scott
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Analyst, Research
Jason Selle
Jason Selle
(UDEV)-University Development
Data Analytics and Prospect Manager
Becca Shanklin
Becca Shanklin
(WCOB)-Walton College of Business
Assistant Director of Development
Betty A. Sharp
Betty A. Sharp
(UDEV)-University Development
Associate Director of Planned Giving
Natalie B. Shew
Natalie B. Shew
(UDEV)-University Development
Assistant Director of Development Proposals
Brandon F. Spicher
Brandon F. Spicher
(EDUC)-Education
Associate Director of Development
Karen Stair
Karen Stair
(UDEV)-University Development
Executive Assistant
Joshua Edward Tipton
Joshua Edward Tipton
(UDEV)-University Development
Computer Support Specialist
Elizabeth Tipton
Elizabeth Tipton
(UDEV)-University Development
Gift Services Manager
John D. Treat
John D. Treat
(HNRC)-Honors College
Director of Development: Honors College
Wren Wallace
Wren Wallace
(WCOB)-Walton College of Business
Assistant Director of Development
Chris Wallen
Chris Wallen
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Support Supervisor-Records
Pam Williams
Pam Williams
(UDEV)-University Development
Administrative Analyst, Records
Emily E. Wood
Emily E. Wood
(ENGR)-Engineering
Director of Development, College of Engineering

Annual Fund
479-575-2944

Lizzie M. Johnson
Lizzie M. Johnson
(ANFD)-Annual Fund
Director of Annual Giving
Jess Willis
Jess Willis
(ANFD)-Annual Fund
Associate Director of Annual Giving
Merin Macechko
Merin Macechko
(ANFD)-Dir of Development Annual Fund
Digital Fundraising Administrator
Robyn Riggins
Robyn Riggins
(ANFD)-Dir of Development Annual Fund
Administrative Specialist III: Annual Giving
Shannon Elora Hart
Shannon Elora Hart
(ANFD)-Dir of Development Annual Fund
National Phone Campaign Manager

Office of Donor Relations and Special Events
479-575-5104

Amy Linimon
Amy Linimon
(SPEV)-Special Events
Director of Donor Engagement
Robin Adams
Robin Adams
(CREL)-Constituent Relations
Manager of Donor Engagement
Derrick Hartberger
Derrick Hartberger
(SPEV)-Special Events
Assistant Director of Donor Engagement
Trisha Higinbothom
Trisha Higinbothom
(SPEV)-Special Events
Senior Associate Director of Donor Engagement
Ede P. Hogue
Ede P. Hogue
(CREL)-Constituent Relations
Associate Director of Donor Engagement

Arkansas Alumni Association
479-575-2801

Brandy Alice Cox
Brandy Alice Cox
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Associate Vice Chancellor & Executive Director for Arkansas Alumni Association
Lisa Dawn Ault
Lisa Dawn Ault
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Alumni Accounting Specialist
Catherine Lynn Baltz
Catherine Lynn Baltz
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Assistant Director of Communications
Tim Barker
Tim Barker
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Fiscal Support Analyst
Shanedra S. Barnes
Shanedra S. Barnes
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Admin. Spec. III,Membership
Debbie Blume
Debbie Blume
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Board & Campaign Coordinator
Carol Lyn Cooper
Carol Lyn Cooper
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Administrative Specialist III: Chapters and Student Programs
Terri L. Dover
Terri L. Dover
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Director of Marketing and Membership
Thomas H. Ellis
Thomas H. Ellis
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Director of Outreach and Chapters
Deb Euculano
Deb Euculano
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Senior Associate Director for Alumni Events
Mercedes B. Gazaway
Mercedes B. Gazaway
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Assistant Director of Student Programs
Brock R. Haegele
Brock R. Haegele
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Administrative Specialist III: Chapters and Student Programs
Mary Kate Harrison
Mary Kate Harrison
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Special Projects Coordinator
Ryan S. Jones
Ryan S. Jones
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Administrative Specialist III
Lisy McKinnon
Lisy McKinnon
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Associate Director of Chapter Programs
Rachel Elizabeth Moore
Rachel Elizabeth Moore
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Assistant Director of Membership and Marketing
Emily A. Piper
Emily A. Piper
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Administrative Specialist III, Customer Service
Hal Prescott
Hal Prescott
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Director of Finance, Arkansas Alumni Association
Patti Sanders
Patti Sanders
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Associate Director of Alumni Scholarships
Lee Shoultz
Lee Shoultz
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Research Project Analyst: Affinity Programs & Analysis
Julie Simpson
Julie Simpson
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Associate Director, Facilities and Special Events
Florence Sturgeon Galbraith
Florence Sturgeon Galbraith
(ALUM)-Alumni Association
Fiscal Support Analyst