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We strive to be completely accessible to donors, potential donors, the UCF community and the region we serve. Please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Contact Information

Mailing and Physical Address

The UCF Foundation, Inc.

12424 Research Parkway, Suite 250

Orlando, FL 32826-3208

Main Office Line

UCF Advancement Staff

The UCF Foundation is staffed by a variety of professionals who are committed to every donor at every level. We are development officers, accountants, communications professionals and database managers. We are support staff, event organizers and donor relations professionals. We are investment fund managers and HR specialists. We are optimists, inspired by the generosity of UCF alumni and friends. The UCF Foundation is part of UCF’s Division of Advancement, which also includes UCF Alumni, whose staff listings can be found at ucfalumni.com

Foundation Leadership

Jeffrey Coates
Jeffrey Coates

Associate Vice President for Advancement, Colleges and Units

Karen Cochran
Karen Cochran

Interim Chief Executive Officer, Interim Vice President for Advancement

Patrick Crowley
Patrick Crowley

Associate Vice President for Advancement, Communications and Marketing

Glen Dawes
Glen Dawes

Associate Vice President for Advancement and Chief Financial Officer

JB Himmer, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
JB Himmer, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Executive Director for Advancement Human Resources

Heather Junod
Heather Junod

Associate Vice President for Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving

Rachel Schaefer '18MNM
Rachel Schaefer '18MNM

Associate Vice President for Advancement Strategy and Chief Operating Officer

Mark Wright
Mark Wright

Deputy Athletic Director and Associate Vice President, ChargeOn Fund

Academic College Development Officers

College of Arts & Humanities

Kara Robertson
Kara Robertson

Senior Director for Advancement

Burnett Honors College

Renzo Martorella
Renzo Martorella

Director for Advancement

College of Business

Susan Glenn
Susan Glenn

Executive Director for Advancement

Sarah Drehoff '09 '10
Sarah Drehoff '09 '10

Director for Advancement

College of Community Innovation and Education

Curtis Proctor, EdD '06 '07 '12
Curtis Proctor, EdD '06 '07 '12

Director for Advancement

College of Engineering and Computer Science

Robin Knight
Robin Knight

Executive Director for Advancement

Sean Farrell
Sean Farrell

Associate Director for Advancement

College of Health Professions and Sciences

Jennifer Wolf
Jennifer Wolf

Associate Director for Advancement

College of Medicine

Charles "Chip" Roberts
Charles "Chip" Roberts

Assistant Vice President for Advancement

Carlee Thomas
Carlee Thomas

Senior Director for Advancement

College of Nursing

Katie Korkosz '04 '06
Katie Korkosz '04 '06

Senior Director for Advancement

College of Optics and Photonics (CREOL)

Garrett Preisser
Garrett Preisser

Director for Advancement, Regional and University-Wide Initiatives

Rosen College of Hospitality Management

Marcela DeFaria
Marcela DeFaria

Director for Advancement

College of Sciences

Danielle Orchard
Danielle Orchard

Senior Director for Advancement

Kathryn Feehrer
Kathryn Feehrer

Associate Director for Advancement

College of Undergraduate Studies

Renzo Martorella
Renzo Martorella

Director for Advancement

REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND UNIVERSITY-WIDE INITIATIVES

Garrett Preisser
Garrett Preisser

Director for Advancement, Regional and University-Wide Initiatives

Lyndsey Boekenkamp
Lyndsey Boekenkamp

Associate Director for Advancement, Regional and University-Wide Initiatives

CORPORATE AND FOUNDATION RELATIONS

Lori Shuff
Lori Shuff

Assistant Vice President for Advancement, Corporate Foundation and Relations

Gift Planning

Kathleen Hagerty
Kathleen Hagerty

Assistant Vice President for Advancement, Gift Planning

Athletics Development Officers

Mark Wright
Mark Wright

Deputy Athletic Director and Associate Vice President, ChargeOn Fund

Jon Brown
Jon Brown

Associate Director of Development, ChargeOn Fund

Chris Huff '00
Chris Huff '00

Director of Development, ChargeOn Fund

Nick Smith
Nick Smith

Associate Athletics Director and Senior Director of Development, ChargeOn Fund

Jim Furlong
Jim Furlong

Associate Director of Development, ChargeOn Fund

Administrative Leadership

In addition to development officers, the UCF Foundation is staffed by a variety of dedicated professionals, ranging from accountants to writers and attorneys to programmers. If you’re looking for someone in particular, please call our front desk at 407.882.1220.

Human Resources

JB Himmer, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
JB Himmer, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Executive Director for Advancement Human Resources

Legal Counsel

Communications and Marketing

Patrick Crowley
Patrick Crowley

Associate Vice President for Advancement, Communications and Marketing

Board Relations and Development

Lauren Ferguson '13 '18MPA
Lauren Ferguson '13 '18MPA

Director of Foundation Board Relations and Development

Finance and Accounting

Glen Dawes
Glen Dawes

Associate Vice President for Advancement and Chief Financial Officer

Information Technology (ITS)

Alex Nagy
Alex Nagy

Director

Prospect Development

Kimberly Walz
Kimberly Walz

Senior Director

Records and Gifts

Kelly Travis '06 '15MNM
Kelly Travis '06 '15MNM

Director