University Advancement and Marketing Staff

Person Position
Brandi Behrenwald Director for Alumni Relations
Barbara Benda Executive Director of Leadership Gifts and Relationships Grand Rapids Region and
Associate Director of The Ferris Foundation
Kim Buckingham Administrative Assistant for External Relations (part-time)
Christa Bull Senior Graphic Designer
Kevin Bunce Advancement Officer
Nate Clark Graphic Designer/Copywriter
Hannah Crouch Digital Media Specialist
Kara Eagle Corporate and Foundations Grants Manager
Megan Eppley Advancement Communications Specialist
Sherry Erbes Advancement Services Account Specialist
Kimberly Erickson Administrative Assistant to The Ferris Foundation
Sandy Gholston News Services/Social Media Manager
Pamela S. Harvey Applications Specialist
Dale Hobart Web Developer (part-time)
Paul Hobart Web Developer
Anne Hogenson Director of Marketing
Jacqueline Holman Stewardship and Donor Relations Coordinator
Karen Kirk Assistant to the Vice President
Sarah Lowen Campaign Project Coordinator
MaryKay MacIver Associate Director of Advancement and Prospect Management
Lynn Miller Alumni Relations Assistant
Jeremy Mishler Associate Vice President for External Relations and
Executive Director of the Ferris Alumni Association
Bob Murray Associate Vice President for Advancement and
Executive Director of The Ferris Foundation
Shelly Pearcy Vice President for University Advancement & Marketing
Rich Piippo Multimedia Coordinator
Ruth Ridderman Administrative Assistant for Advancement
Paula Rushford Director of Advancement Services
John Smith Communications Specialist
Karen Weber Director of Advancement – Major Gifts
Ben Withey Assistant Director of Alumni Relations
Jennifer Yontz Director of Annual Giving