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UK Philanthropy

Lisa Atkinson

Lisa Atkinson

Executive Director of Philanthropic Engagement
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-7885
Brenda Bain

Brenda Bain

Data Clerk
859-257-1032
Tom Barker

Tom Barker

Executive Director of Gift & Estate Planning
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-7886
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Tim Barnes

Business Analyst
859-323-1041
Gretchen Bower

Gretchen Bower

Financial Analyst Coordinator
Billy Brewer

William Brewer

Director of Information Services
859-257-5184
Valerie Brown

Valerie Brown

Administrative Services Assistant
859-257-2277
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Debbie Brown

Philanthropy Research Specialist
859-257-8127
Debbie Caudill

Debbie Caudill

Gift Processor
859-257-7306
Wendell Clark

Wendell Clark

Associate Director of Gift & Estate Planning
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-323-7385
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Gavin Colton

Writer/Editor
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-323-4975
Jennifer Combs

Jennifer Combs

Executive Assistant
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-3912
Mandy Connelly

Mandy Connelly

Talent Development Coordinator
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-562-0955
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Kaylynn Cromer

Graphic Artist
218 Sturgill Building
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Lori Eckdahl

Senior Director of Administrative Services & Planning
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-6439
Jason Fisher

Jason Fisher

Associate Director Data Management & Integration
859-257-5613
Sarah Fitzgerald

Sarah Fitzgerald

LEADS Stewardship Officer
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
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Carl Goodmonson

Director of Philanthropy, Student and Academic Life
Miller Hall, 504 Administration Drive, Lexington, KY 40508
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Kel Hahn

Communications Manager
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-562-2581
Tom Harris

Thomas W. Harris

Interim Vice President for Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-3912
John Hoagland

John Hoagland

Associate Director for IT Infrastructure
859-257-8950
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Sharon Inglis

Gift Processor
859-257-7329
Kate Joseph

Kate Joseph

Scholarship Stewardship & Discovery Officer
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-7891
Craig Kahn

Craig Kahn

Senior Director of Prospect Research
859-323-5215
Knight

Jacqueline Knight

Administrative Coordinator
Jessica Koenigsknecht-Talboo

Jessica Koenigsknecht-Talboo

Director of Foundation & Corporate Philanthropy
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-323-6570
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Rebecca Rae Langley

Prospect Research Analyst
Greg Laur

Gregory Laur

Assistant Vice President for Philanthropy
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-7303
Maria Lykins

Maria Lykins

Budget Officer
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-7302
Elaine Mason

Eleanor (Elaine) Mason

Data Clerk
859-323-6066
Michael Mayfield

Michael Mayfield

IT Tech Support
859-323-3396
Brian Mayo

Brian Mayo

Associate Director for Data Management and Information Services
859-323-5985
Taylor Navis

Taylor Navis

Financial Analyst
859-257-7305
Bill Nims

Bill Nims

Administrative Support Associate
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-3913
Hannah O'Leary

Hannah O'Leary

Associate Director
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-562-0890
Andrew palmer

Andrew Palmer

Director of Annual Giving
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-6392
Jordan Perrin

Jordan Perrin

Financial Analyst Senior
Brent Pieper

Brent Pieper

Associate Vice President for Campaign/Major Gifts
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-323-0858
Kathy Price

Kathy Price

Data Coordinator
859-257-6848
Tina Pugel

Tina Pugel

Sr. Associate Major Gift Officer
859-257-3033
Steven Reynolds

Steven Reynolds

Training Specialist
Jamie

Jamie Risen

Associate Director, Gift Receiving
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Kirtland Roach

Assistant Director of Annual Giving for Student Philanthropy and Young Alumni
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-5068
Kim Robinson

Kim Robinson

Gift Processor
859-257-5869
Nikki Russell

Nikki Russell

Director of Gift Receiving
859-257-3914
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Jason Schubert

Philanthropy Officer Associate
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-323-7695
Renee Siegel

Renée Siegel

Web Administrator and Report Writer
859-257–5846
Darlene Simpson

Darlene Simpson

Gift Acknowledgement Coordinator
859-257-7320
Smallwood

Dawn Smallwood

Administrative Support Associate
859-257-5488
Logan Smart

Logan Smart

Senior Associate Director of Annual Giving
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-6858
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Caroline Smith

Foundation & Corporate Philanthropy Intern
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
Ford Stanley

Ford Stanley

Assistant Vice President, Major Gifts
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-7886
McRae Stephenson

McRae Stephenson

Gift & Estate Planning Operations Director
859-323-7386
tarin Tompkins

Tarin Tompkins

Administrative Support Associate
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-218-1522
Amanda

Amanda Trail

Planned Giving Associate
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-562-2126
Josh Turpin

Joshua Turpin

Assistant Director, Prospect Research
859-257-5569
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Emma White

Assistant Director of Annual Giving
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-1345
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Nealy Williams

Senior Associate Director of Gift & Estate Planning
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
859-257-5918
Lori Wilson

Lori Wilson

Senior Director of Donor Relations, Stewardship and Constituent Engagement
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015
8592573187
Don Witt

Don Witt

Assistant Vice President for Philanthropy
King Alumni Building, Lexington, KY 40506
859-257-3458

UK HealthCare/UK College of Medicine Office of Philanthropy

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Ashley Avery

Director of Philanthropy, UK HealthCare Departments, Centers and Institutes
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600
Lexington, KY 40507
859-562-2225
Jennifer Blair

Jennifer Blair

Associate Director of Philanthropy Administration, UK HealthCare & College of Medicine
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
859-562-1602
Sara-Elizabeth Bush

Sara-Elizabeth Bush

Director of Philanthropy, Children's Miracle Network
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, 40507
Lindsey Clem

J. Lindsey Clem

Director of Philanthropy, UK HealthCare Departments, Centers and Institutes
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
859-321-1313
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Megan Crouch

Associate Director of Philanthropy, Kentucky Children's Hospital
815-298-7923
Eric Crowden

Eric Crowden

Senior Director of Philanthropy Administration
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600
Lexington, KY 40507
Lisa Deaton Greer

Lisa Deaton-Greer

Senior Director of Philanthropy, UK HealthCare Departments, Centers and Institutes
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
859-323-5374
Judy Decker

Judy Decker

Executive Assistant to the Associate Vice President, UK HealthCare & College of Medicine Philanthropy
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600
Lexington, KY 40507
859-323-6415
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Jennifer Decker

Senior Director of Philanthropy, Kentucky Children's Hospital
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
Taryn Derrick

Taryn Derrick

Director of Philanthropy, Medicine
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
859-533-9449
Lori Donaldson

Lori Donaldson

Director of Philanthropy, Kentucky Children's Hospital
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
859-257-1179
Lu-Ann Farrar

Lu-Ann Farrar

Director of Prospect Development, UK HealthCare & College of Medicine
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
859-323-8046
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Madison Fyffe

Stewardship Associate
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600
Lexington, KY 40507
859-323-3614
Kennedy Hill

Kennedy Hill

Associate Director of Philanthropy, Medicine
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
859-562-2706
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Townsend Miller

Director of Philanthropy, UK HealthCare Departments, Centers and Institutes
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600
Lexington, KY 40507
859-562-2693
Anna Nayyir

Anna Nayyir

Donor Communications Associate
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600
Lexington, KY 40507
859-218-8449
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John Perry

Associate Vice President for Philanthropy, UK HealthCare & College of Medicine
900 S. Limestone, Suite 311D, Lexington, KY 40536
859-323-0012
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Tricia Potts

Senior Director of Philanthropy, Corporate & Community Giving, UK HealthCare & College of Medicine
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
859-562-2157
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Kristin Shattuck

Director of Philanthropy, Medicine
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
Linda Simms

Linda Simms

Business Officer
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
859-323-6306
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Melissa Snow-Groves

Director of Donor Stewardship
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600
Lexington, KY 40507
859-562-1520
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Cathy Stalcup

Director of Philanthropy, Kentucky Children's Hospital
859-257-1106
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Diana Wells

Administrative Services Assistant, Kentucky Children's Hospital
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
859-257-1121
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Haley Williamson

Administrative Support Associate, College of Medicine
Laura Wright

Laura Wright

Senior Director of Donor Communications and Engagement, UK HealthCare & College of Medicine
300 W. Vine Street, Suite 1600, Lexington, KY 40507
859-323-5331

College & Unit Philanthropy Officers

Melanie Barber

Melanie Barber

Major Gifts Officer, Scholarship Fundraising
859-257-7893
Aimee baston

Aimee' Baston

Director of Philanthropy, Education
103 Dickey Hall, Lexington, KY 40506
859-257-2479
Lisa Blackadar

Lisa Blackadar

Director of Philanthropy, Fine Arts
202 Fine Arts Building, Lexington, KY 40506
859-257-3145
Loralyn Cecil

Loralyn Cecil

Director of Philanthropy, Health Sciences
900 South Limestone, Lexington, KY 40536
859-218-0563
nathan Darce

Nathan Darce

Director of Philanthropy, Communication and Information
351 Lucille Little Fine Arts Library, Lexington, KY 40506
859-257-3033
Molly Davis

Molly Davis

Director of The Arboretum
500 Alumni Drive, Lexington, KY 40503
859-257-6955
Linda Epling

Linda Epling

Director of Philanthropy, Dentistry
138 Leader Avenue, Lexington, KY 40506
859-323-6918
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Jana Kennelly

Director of Philanthropy, Engineering
257 Ralph G. Anderson Building, Lexington, KY 40506
859-257-9191
UK Philanthropy Team Member

David Melanson

Assistant Director, External Affairs & Philanthropy, CAER
101 Main Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0032
859-257-0330
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Kerrie Moore

Director of Philanthropy, Nursing
315P College of Nursing Building
859-323-1966
Mary Beth Neiser

Mary Beth Neiser

Senior Director of Philanthropy, Pharmacy
789 South Limestone, Lexington, KY 40508
Laura Sutton

Laura Sutton

Senior Major Gift Officer, Arts & Sciences
120 Patterson Drive, Lexington, KY 40508
859-257-3551
Beth Wells

Beth Wells

Director of Philanthropy, Lewis Honors College
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0015

UK Alumni Association

Christy Coffman

Christy Coffman

Wildcat Network Project Coordinator
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
Dana Cox

Dana Cox

Philanthropy Assistant
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-257-3458
Nancy Culp

Nancy Culp

Administrative Services Assistant
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-257-7162
Caroline Francis

Caroline Francis

Career Coordinator, Director
859-562-2269
Jack Gallt

Jack Gallt

Senior Associate Director, Alumni Engagement
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-257-3801
Stacey Gish

Stacey Gish

Marketing and Communications Specialist
859-323-7007
Leslie Hayes

Leslie Hayes

Membership & Marketing Program Coordinator
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-257-3705
marci hicks

Marci Hicks

Director of Philanthropy
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-323-7882
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Marissa Hillman

Administrative Support Associate
King Alumni Building, Lexington, KY 40506
Kelly Hinkel

Kelly Hinkel

Marketing & Communications Coordinator
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-257-7161
Albert Kalim

Albert Kalim

Webmaster
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-257-5433
Katie Schaffer

Kathryn Schaffer

Alumni Engagement Coordinator Senior
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-257-7172
Amanda Schagane

Amanda Schagane

Associate Director, UK Alumni Career Services
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Sally Scherer

Managing Editor
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-562-0479
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Samantha Seitz

Alumni Program Coordinator
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-257-8700
Jill Smith

Jill Smith

Associate Vice President for Alumni Engagement and Executive Director, UK Alumni Association
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-257-8906
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Whitney Stamper

Graphic Artist/Production Assistant
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street,
Lexington, KY 40506-0119
Shelby Stivers

Shelby Stivers

Alumni Program Coordinator Sr.
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Christina Yue

Associate Executive Director for Administration & Strategic Initiative
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-323-7950

UK Alumni Association, UK Philanthropy

Jesse McInturf

Jesse McInturf

Accountant, UK Alumni Association
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-257-7163
Pam Webb

Pam Webb

Administrative Services Assistant
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506-0119
859-257-1421
Meredith Weber

Meredith Weber

Senior Associate Director, Communications & Membership and Director, Philanthropy Communications
King Alumni House, 400 Rose Street, Lexington KY, 40506-0119
859-257-4439