Meet Our Team

A B C D E F G H J K L M N P R S U W Y

Administrative Services

Valerie Brown

Valerie Brown

Administrative Services Coordinator
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-2277
Lori Eckdahl

Lori Eckdahl

Director of Administrative Services
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-6439
Maria Lykins

Maria Lykins

Budget Officer
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-7302
Pam Webb

Pam Webb

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

Annual Giving

Jordan Ferrell

Jordan Ferrell

Staff Support Associate
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
Sarah Fitzgerald

Sarah Fitzgerald

Associate Director of Annual Giving
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
Anne Lichtenberg

Anne Lichtenberg

Director of Annual Giving
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
Andrew Palmer

Andrew Palmer

Associate Director of Annual Giving
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-6392
Katie Sanders

Katie Sanders

Assistant Director of Annual Giving
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-323-5574

Central Fundraising Programs

Denomme, Susannah

Susannah Denomme

Associate Vice President of Philanthropy
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-3913
Kandice Mills

Kandice Mills

Staff Support Associate
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-323-6066
Bill Nims

Bill Nims

Administrative Support Associate
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-3913
Ford Stanley

Ford Stanley

Senior Executive Director of Major Gifts for Health Philanthropies
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-7886

Communications

Kevin Puckett

Kevin Puckett

Graphic Artist
King Alumni Building, Lexington, KY 40506
859-323-1369
Ashley Ritchie

Ashley Ritchie

Graphic Artist, Senior
King Alumni Building, Lexington, KY 40506
859-257-1384
Marc Whitt

Marc Whitt

Director of Philanthropy Communications
King Alumni Building, Lexington, KY 40506
859-257-7825
Molly Williamson

Molly Williamson

Senior Writer/Editor
King Alumni Building, Lexington, KY 40506

Corporate & Foundation Relations

Jessica Koenigsknecht-Talboo

Jessica Koenigsknecht-Talboo

Director of Foundation & Corporate Philanthropy
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-323-6570
Sarah Mardon

Sarah Mardon

Associate Director, STEM
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-323-1885

Development Administration

Gregory W Laur

Gregory Laur

Senior Executive Director of Philanthropy Administration
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-6615

Donor Relations & Stewardship

Lisa Atkinson

Lisa Atkinson

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

Susan Harper

Director of Donor Relations and Stewardship
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-8123
Theresa Hart

Theresa Hart

Staff Support Associate
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257–3322
Lori Wilson

Lori Wilson

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

Gift & Estate Planning Team

Jason Baker

Jason Baker

Planned Giving Officer
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-5488
Tom Barker

Tom Barker

Executive Director of Gift & Estate Planning
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-7886
Marilyn Galloway-Martin

Marilyn Galloway-Martin

Staff Support Associate
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
Ellen Gish

Ellen Gish

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

Laurel Unseld

Planned Giving Associate
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-323-7386

Gift Receiving

Debbie Caudill

Debbie Caudill

Account Clerk
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-7306
Marlene Luoma

Marlene Luoma

Account Clerk
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-7305
Elaine Maurer

Elaine Maurer

Account Clerk
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-7320
Angelica Prekopa

Angelica Prekopa

Associate Director of Gift Receiving
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-4761
Kim Robinson

Kim Robinson

Account Clerk
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-5869
Nikki Russell

Nikki Russell

Director of Gift Receiving
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-3914
Leslie Schlumpf

Leslie Schlumpf

Pledge Administrator/Gift Processor
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-323-7956
Leslie Mulligan Young

Leslie Young

Gift Reviewer
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-7329

Major Gifts

Melanie Barber

Melanie Barber

Major Gifts Officer, Scholarship Fundraising
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-7893
Jennifer Decker

Jennifer Decker

Senior Major Gift Officer — Parents
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
Kate Joseph

Kate Joseph

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

Beth Wells

Senior Major Gifts Officer
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015

Campaign Planning

Tarin Adams

Tarin Adams

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

Lori Matthews

Senior Philanthropy Officer/Assistant Campaign Manager
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-323-7695
Brent Pieper

Brent Pieper

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

Office of the Vice President

Jennifer L. Combs

Jennifer Combs

Executive Assistant
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-3912
Taylor Cottle

Taylor Cottle

Receptionist
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-3911
Ellie Goodman

Ellie Goodman

Special Projects Coordinator
King Alumni Building, Lexington, KY 40506
859-257-3458
D. Michael Richey

Michael Richey

Vice President for Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-3912
Don Witt

Don Witt

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

Prospect Research

Debbie A. Brown

Debbie Brown

Research Analyst
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-8127
Craig Kahn

Craig Kahn

Senior Director of Prospect Research
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-323-5215

Information Services

Brenda Bain

Brenda Bain

Records Data Entry
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-1032
William Brewer

William Brewer

Director of Information Services
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-5184
Eric Crowden

Eric Crowden

Business Analyst
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-6284
Jarrell Dunson

Jarrell Dunson

Associate Director for Business Intelligence and Analytics
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-5613
John Hoagland

John Hoagland

Associate Director for IT Infrastructure
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-8950
Michael Mayfield

Michael Mayfield

IT Tech Support
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-323-3396
Brian Mayo

Brian Mayo

Associate Director for Data Management and Information Services
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-323-5985
Mark Pearson

Mark Pearson

IT Tech Support
King Alumni Building, Lexington, KY 40506
859-323-3853
Kathy Price

Kathy Price

Data Coordinator
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-5613
UK Philanthropy Team Member

Steven Reynolds

Training Specialist
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
Janet Robertson

Janet Robertson

Senior Report Writer
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-5567
Renee Siegel

Renée Siegel

Web Administrator and Report Writer
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257–5846
Darlene Simpson

Darlene Simpson

Senior Data Entry Operator
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-257-8800
Frances White

Frances White

Data Entry Operator
210 Malabu Drive, Lexington, KY 40502
859-323-1041

Principal Gifts

Bart Meyer

Bart Meyer

Senior Director of Principal Gifts
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-257-7886
G. Wayne Rogers

Wayne Rogers

Director of Principal Gift Communications and Planned Giving Marketing
Sturgill Philanthropy Building, Lexington KY, 40506-0015
859-323-6573