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Institutional Advancement

Hillsdale College
33 East College Street
Hillsdale, MI 49242

Donor Services - for questions regarding your gift, please contact us at:

(517) 607-2727
Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Eastern
If your call goes to voicemail, please leave a message and we will return your call as soon as possible.

Email us at: DonorServices@hillsdale.edu

    • John Cervini ’74
      
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
      
Office:  (517) 607-2670
      
Fax:  (517) 439-7429

      • Ellen Nej
        
Executive Assistant
        
Office:  (517) 607-2475
        
Fax:  (517) 439-7429

      • Cathy Dau
        
Aide
        
Office:  (517) 607-2460
        
Fax:  (517) 439-7429

      • Kim Gehrke
        Aide
        Office:  (517) 607-2569
        Fax:  (517) 439-7429

      • Barb Rice
        
Aide - Institutional Advancement/Imprimis
        
Office:  (517) 826-5073

Advancement Services 

      • Nancy D. Johnson ’06
        
Executive Director of Institutional Advancement
        
Office:  (517) 607-2314
        Fax: (517) 439-0289

        • Laurie Marsh
          Aide
          Office: (517) 607-2310
          Fax: (517) 439-0289

      • Rebecca Houghton ’08
        Proposal and Report Writer
        Office:  (517) 607-2726
        Fax: (517) 439-0289

      • Christine Knox ’97
        
Coordinator for Proposals and Donor Stewardship
        
Office:  (517) 607-2209
        
Fax:  (517) 439-0289

      • Sharon Thompson
        
Coordinator for Proposal and Report Writing
        
Office:  (517) 607-2229
        
Fax:  (517) 439-0289

      • Josh Cook ’11
        Database Administrator for Raiser's Edge
        Office: (517) 607-2312
        Fax: (517) 439-0289

      • Renée Roth
        Assistant Database Administrator for Raiser's Edge
        Office: (517) 607-2308
        Fax: (517) 439-0289

      • Stacey Murdock Webster ’92
        Director of Research and Prospect Management
        Office:  (517) 607-2339
        Fax:  (517) 439-0289

Alumni Relations

      • Grigor “Scot” Hasted ’74
        
Director of Alumni Relations
        
Office:  (517) 607-2620
        
Fax:  (517) 439-0289

      • Nanette Laser
        
Coordinator of Alumni Events and Relations
        
Office:  (517) 607-2304
        
Fax:  (517) 439-0289

Associates & Special Projects

      • Kathleen Ruddy ’82
        Director of Associates and Special Projects
        Office: (517) 607-2544
        Fax: (517) 439-0289

        • Kay Walworth
          Staff Assistant
          Office: (517) 607-2477
          Fax: (517) 439-0289

Corporate Institutional Advancement

      • Grigor “Scot” Hasted ’74
        
Director of Corporate Institutional Advancement
        
Office:  (517) 607-2620
        
Fax:  (517) 439-0289

Gift & Estate Planning


Call Toll Free:  (800) 334-8904

      • William J. Phillips, CFRE
        Executive Director

        Toll Free:  (800) 290-1242

      • Michael Murray, J.D.
        Legal Counsel and Administrative Director
        
Toll Free:  (800) 334-8904
        
Office:  (517) 607-2623
        Fax:  (517) 607-2661

        • Carolyn Thomas
          
Aide

          Toll Free:  (800) 334-8904

          Office:  (517) 607-2523

          Fax:  (517) 607-2661


      • Michael W. Fanning, J.D., ’92
        Director of Institutional Advancement
 Southeast Regional Office

        Toll Free:  (888) 288-1127

        Fax:  (703) 824-0416

        • Carolyn Thomas
          
Aide

          Toll Free:  (800) 334-8904

          Office:  (517) 607-2523

          Fax:  (517) 607-2661


      • Howard Kaloogian, J.D.
        Western Regional Director for Planned Giving

        Toll Free:  (866) 899-5416

        Fax:  (760) 736-4664

      • Ashton Ellis, J.D.
        Western Regional Planned Giving Associate
        Toll Free: (800) 334-8904
        Office: (818) 825-6933
        Fax: (517) 607-2661

      • Joyce Curby
        Planned Giving Associate
        Toll Free: (800) 334-8904
        Office: (517) 607-2302

Hillsdale Hostel and Freedom Forum

      • Peggy Youngs ’06
        Director of Hillsdale Hostel and Freedom Forum
        Toll Free:  (888) 886-1174
        Office:  (517) 607-2309
        Fax:  (517) 607-2661

        • Sharon Moore

          Aide
          Toll Free:  (888) 886-1174
          
Office:  (517) 607-2315

          Fax:  (517) 607-2661

Institutional Advancement Associates

      • Judith M. Duke ’06
        Senior Institutional Advancement Associate
        Office: (614) 327-5335

        • Cheryl Clawson
          Executive Assistant
          Office:  (517) 607-2382
          
Fax:  (517) 439-0289


      • Scott F. Hall
        
Director, Western Regional Office
        
Toll Free:  (866) 638-8300
        
Fax:  (719) 538-8399

        • Kim Gehrke
          Aide
          
Office:  (517) 607-2569
          Fax:  (517) 439-7429

      • Matthew Johnson ’13
        
Director, Southwest Regional Office
        Office:  (520) 471-5001

        • Sharon Moore
          Aide
          Office: (517) 607-2315
          Fax: (517) 607-2661

      • Craig Kreinbihl ’09
        Director, Eastern Regional Office
        Office: (517) 416-4058

        • Maree Socha
          Aide
          Office: (517) 607-2601
          Fax: (517) 439-0289

      • Patrick Krueger
        Senior Institutional Advancement Associate
        Office: (574) 904-3048

        • Sharon Moore

          Aide
          Office:  (517) 607-2315
          
Fax:  (517) 607-2661

      • Jeff Lantis
        Director, External Relations for Athletics
        Office: (517) 607-3182

        • Sue Olmstead
          Aide
          Office: (517 607-3130
          Fax: (517) 607-3310

      • Colleen McGinness
        Director, Alumni Volunteer Engagement
        Office: (517) 439-2304

      • Mark L. Meares ’88
        
Director, Great Lakes Regional Office
        Toll Free:  (866) 948-5107

        Fax:  (586) 598-5673

        • Nanette Laser
          Coordinator of Alumni Events and Relations
          Office: (517) 607-2304
          Fax: (517) 439-0289

      • Geneva Oster ’14
        Institutional Advancement Associate
        Office: (517) 607-2302

        • Kim Gehrke

          Aide
          Office:  (517) 607-2569
          
Fax:  (517) 439-7429

      • Cindy Sparks
        Executive Director, Strategic Relations
        2443 Fillmore St. Suite 318
        San Francisco, CA 94115
        Office: (415) 614-9990

        • Cathy Dau
          
Aide
          Office:  (517) 607-2460
          Fax:  (517) 439-7429

      • Calvin Stockdale ’10
        Institutional Advancement Associate
        Office:  (517)  607-2594
        Fax:  (517) 439-7429

        • Kay Walworth
          Staff Assistant
          Office: (517) 607-2477
          Fax: (517) 439-0289

Parent Relations

      • Mary Ewers
        
Director of Parent Relations

        Office:  (517) 607-2469
        
Fax:  (517) 439-0289

        • Cheryl Clawson
          Executive Assistant
          Office:  (517) 607-2382
          
Fax:  (517) 439-0289
 

President’s Club and Independence Fund

      • Mary Ewers

        Director of The President’s Club and Independence Fund
        
Office:  (517) 607-2469
        
Fax:  (517) 439-0289

        • Maree Socha
          
Aide
          
Office:  (517) 607-2601

          Fax:  (517) 439-0289
 

Production Mail

      • Eva Martin ’86

        Staff Writer, Direct Mail Coordinator
        
Office:  (517) 607-2361

        Fax:  (517) 439-0289


      • Deb Johnson
        
Coordinator, Production Mail

        Office:  (517) 607-2357

        • Sara Michael

          Aide
          
Office:  (517) 607-2313
 

Rebirth of Liberty & Learning Campaign

      • Nancy Johnson ’06
        
Executive Director of Institutional Advancement
        Office:  (517) 607-2314
        Fax:  (517) 439-0289

      • Denise Willard

        Coordinator for Campaign Projects and Communications
        Office:  (517) 607-2565 

Special Events

      • Jackie Linebrink
        Director of Special Events
        Office:  (517) 607-2470
        Fax:  (517) 439-0289

      • Gina Bloom

        Special Events Planner
        
Office:  (517) 607-2759

        Fax:  (517) 439-0289

      • Barbie Keiser

        Special Events Planner
        Office:  (517) 607-2527
        Fax:  (517) 607-2661

      • Sherry Vandevender
        Special Events Planner
        Office: (517) 607-2395
        Fax: (517) 439-0289