University Advancement & Marketing Staff Profiles
- C.F.R.M. Certificate in Fundraising Management, Indiana University, 2003
- M.A. Humanities, Central Michigan University, 2001
- B.S. Public Administration, Grand Valley State University, 1995
- Member, Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
Steven Nicolet has over 17 years of experience in fundraising for the non-profit
sector and higher education. He is currently managing the newly created calling center
at Ferris State University. Prior service was Director of Development at Community
Action House and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill where he was the Director
of the Annual Fund. He created the Annual Giving departments at both Florida International
University and Grand Valley State University. Additional higher education and philanthropic
experience includes employment with Siena Heights University, the Heart of West Michigan
United Way and a private fundraising consulting practice.
He is a doctoral candidate at Grand Canyon University. Doctorate in Education: Organizational
Leadership, expected graduation 2016.