Development

Advocate & Invest

Connects donors with their philanthropic passions. Development professionals identify, cultivate and encourage support for discovery, scholarship, service and major university initiatives that impact people across the globe.

  • Secure Philanthropic Support: Drives philanthropy through campaign efforts, mega-giving and faculty support
  • Points of Light: Positions and strengthens keystone programs in Mega/ Principal Giving, Gift Planning and Annual Giving, implementing strategies that encourage interdisciplinary collaboration and promote “bright ideas”
  • Unit Campaign Ownership: Strengthens relationships with unit-based development teams and academic leadership, ensuring accountability for campaign objectives through value-add central services
  • Portfolio Management and Pipeline: Executes donor-centric cultivation strategies and builds pipeline leveraging, integrated central resources (Leadership Annual Giving, Gift Planning, Alumni Affairs and development events)

Team Listing

Development

Joe Mandernach
Sr. Associate VP/Chief Development Officer
352-392-5406, jmandernach@uff.ufl.edu 

Jennifer Brantley
Administrative Support Assistant
352-846-2816, jbrantley@uff.ufl.edu 

Paul Caspersen
Assistant Vice President of Development/Sr Philanthropic Advisor
352-392-5513, pcaspersen@uff.ufl.edu 

Ashley Elliott
Development Analyst, OPS
352-392-5493, aelliott@uff.ufl.edu 

Shelley Henderson
Administrative Support Assistant
352-392-1667, shenderson@uff.ufl.edu 

Meg Hendryx
Assistant Vice President
352-392-8983, mhendryx@uff.ufl.edu 

Deborah Kinney
Assistant Director of Strategic Initiatives
352-392-9254, dkinney@uff.ufl.edu 

Maria Gutierrez Martin
Assistant Vice President of Development
352-392-1066, mmartin@uff.ufl.edu 

Frank White
Development Assistant
352-392-0697, fwhite@uff.ufl.edu 

Annual Giving

Heather Duiser
Director, Annual Giving
352-392-7759, hduiser@uff.ufl.edu 

Debra Boal
Administrative Support Assistant
352-392-5410, dboal@uff.ufl.edu 

Danielle Cummings
Assistant Director of Development
352-392-5474, dcummings@uff.ufl.edu 

Grace Hudgins
Assistant Director of Membership & Annual Giving
352-392-9418, ghudgins@uff.ufl.edu 

Elizabeth Keppel
Director of Development, Annual Giving
352-846-3626, ekeppel@uff.ufl.edu 

Hunter Moore
Assistant Director of Development
352-392-8302, hmoore@uff.ufl.edu 

Erin Ohlsen
Associate Director, Annual Giving
352-392-1616, eohlsen@uff.ufl.edu 

Megan Poole
Associate Director of Annual Giving
352-392-1046, mlpoole@uff.ufl.edu 

Michelle Wagner
Assistant Director of Development
352-392-8305, mwagner@uff.ufl.edu 

Stephanie Walker
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
352-392-7754, swalker@uff.ufl.edu 

Amanda Winters
Annual Giving Data Analyst
352-872-3940, awinters@uff.ufl.edu 

College of the Arts

Jennifer McInnes Coolidge
Interim Senior Director of Advancement
352-846-1211, jcoolidge@arts.ufl.edu 

Lillian Dompe
Assistant Director of Alumni Affairs
352-846-1218, ldompe@arts.ufl.edu 

Holly Franklin
Marketing Manager
352-273-1493, hfranklin@arts.ufl.edu 

Chris Kozak
Advancement & Student Recruitment Assistant
352-273-1465, ckozak@arts.ufl.edu 

Brandon McKinley
Public Relations & Partnership Specialist
352-273-1489, brandonjmckinley@ufl.edu 

Warrington College of Business

Jon Cannon
Executive Dir. of Dev. and Alumni Affairs
352-392-0381, jon.cannon@warrington.ufl.edu 

Katharine Burks
Alumni Engagement & Annual Giving Coordinator
352-273-3207, katharine.burks@warrington.ufl.edu 

Mackenzie Donovan
Executive Assistant
352-273-3298, mackenzie.donovan@warrington.ufl.edu 

Erin Hodge
Senior Director of Development & Advancement
352-392-0381, erin.hodge@warrington.ufl.edu 

Chris Houston
Associate Director of Development
352-392-0381, chris.houston@warrington.ufl.edu 

Rebecca Lakkis
Associate Director of Development
352-392-0381, rebecca.lakkis@warrington.ufl.edu 

Alison Law
Senior Director of Development
352-392-0381, alison.law@warrington.ufl.edu 

Joan Lyon
Administrative Support Assistant
352-392-0381, joan.lyon@warrington.ufl.edu 

Kris Plunkett
Assistant Director of Development
352-392-0381, kris.plunkett@warrington.ufl.edu 

Stacey Willenborg
Director of Corporate Relations
352-392-0381, stacey.willenborg@warrington.ufl.edu 

Corporate and Foundation Relations