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Division of Advancement
Western Carolina University
One University Drive
201 H.F. Robinson Building
Cullowhee, NC 28723
800.492.8496 (toll-free)
828.227.7124
advancement@wcu.edu

Jamie T. Raynor

Jamie T. Raynor

Vice Chancellor for Advancement

Stephanie Edwards

Stephanie Edwards, '09, MPM '21

Executive Assistant

Jennifer Davies

Jennifer Davies

Administrative Support Associate

 

Office of Advancement Services

Ben Pendry

Ben Pendry, '07

Executive Director of Advancement Services

Ashley Dowdle

Ashley Dowdle

Gifts Processor

Russell Conover

Russell Conover, '07

Advancement Records Specialist

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Gina Steinbicker, '84

Accountant

Katie Stanhagen

Katie Stanhagen

Advancement Database Manager

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Kaylee Holt

Advancement Services Assistant

 

Office of Engagement

Vacant

Vacant

Assistant Vice Chancellor of Engagement

Marty Ramsey

Marty Ramsey, '85

Director of Alumni Engagement

Beau Busby

Beau Busby, '03

Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement

Hugo Sanchez

Hugo Sanchez, '19

Coordinator of Affinity Programs

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Brandon Tatum

Advancement Communications Specialist

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Vacant

Administrative Support Associate

Andrew Schmidt

Andrew Schmidt

Director of Annual Giving

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Vacant

Assistant Director of Annual Giving

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Vacant

Assistant Director of Annual Giving, Student and Young Alumni Engagement

 

Office of Development 

Ben Pendry

Ben Pendry '07

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Development, Brinson Honors College, Graduate School and Research, Corporations and Foundations

Rachel Walker

Rachael Walker

Director of Prospect Research

Jodi John Pippin

Jodi John Pippin

Director of Donor Relations

Bill Studenc

Bill Studenc, '10

Advancement Stewardship Writer

Emily Carlstedt

Emily Carlstedt

Director of Development, College of Business, College of Health &Human Sciences

Ben Kees

Ben Kees

Director of Development, College of Education & Allied Professions, College of Arts & Sciences

Matthew Kemper

Matthew Kemper, MPM '21

Associate Director of Development, College of Engineering & Technology, Hunter Library

Sara Lewis Wallace

Sara Lewis-Wallace

Assistant Director of Development, David Orr Belcher College of Fine & Performing Arts

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