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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
  • Emily Stack Davis 05
    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

    • Susan Olmstead
      Aide
      
Office:  (517) 607-2310
      
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

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

Alumni Relations

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

  • Joyce Curby
    
Coordinator of Alumni Events and Relations
    
Office:  (517) 607-2461
    
Fax:  (517) 439-0289
    • Michelle Rushing
      Staff Assistant
      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 Caulkins
      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

    • Michelle Rushing
      Staff Assistant
      Office: (517) 607-2304
      Fax: (517) 439-0289

Gift & Estate Planning


Call Toll Free:  (800) 334-8904

  • William J. Phillips
    Executive Director

    Toll Free:  (800) 290-1242
  • The Hon. Howard Kaloogian
    Western Regional Director for Planned Giving

    Toll Free:  (866) 899-5416

    Fax:  (760) 736-4664
    • Jennifer Frank

      Aide

      Toll Free:  (800) 334-8904
      Office:  (517) 607-2514
      
Fax:  (517) 607-2661
  • John T. McFarland ’96
    Legal Counsel and Administrative Director
    
Toll Free:  (800) 334-8904
    
Office:  (517) 607-2623
    Fax:  (517) 607-2661
 
  • Michael W. Fanning ’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


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

      Staff Assistant

      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
    • Denise Willard
      Aide
      Office: (517) 607-2565
  • Matthew Johnson  ’13
    Institutional Advancement Associate 

    Office:  (202) 600-7300


    • Sharon Moore

      Staff Assistant 

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

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

    • Sharon Moore

      Staff Assistant
      Office:  (517) 607-2315
      
Fax:  (517) 607-2661

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

    • Kim Gehrke

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

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

    • Michelle Rushing
      Staff Assistant
      Office: (517) 607-2304
      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

    • Laurie Marsh
      
Staff Assistant
      
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

      Staff Assistant
      
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

      Aide
      Office:  (517) 607-2565 

Regional Offices for Institutional Advancement

  • John Coonradt
    
Southwest Regional Director

    Office:  (303) 663-1742

    Fax:  (303) 663-1791

    • Cheryl Clawson

      Executive Assistant
      
Office:  (517) 607-2601
      
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

  • Mark L. Meares ’88
    
Director of Advancement, Great Lakes Region

    Toll Free:  (866) 948-5107

    Fax:  (586) 598-5673

    • Michelle Rushing

      Staff Assistant
      Office:  (517) 607-2304
      
Fax:  (517) 439-0289

  • Shannon Van Horn

    Director, Eastern Regional Office

    Office:  (717) 435-9361

    • Laurie Marsh 

      Staff Assistant 

      Office:  (517) 607-2601

      Fax:  (517) 439-0289

Special Events

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

    • Gina Bloom

      Aide
      
Office:  (517) 607-2759

      Fax:  (517) 439-0289

    • Barbie Keiser

      Staff Assistant

      Office:  (517) 607-2527
      Fax:  (517) 607-2661