Meet the Staff

Development Office — 901-843-3850

Alumni Relations Office — 901-843-3845

College Events — 901-843-3888


Leslie Adams
Director of Advancement Systems and Services

Kim Bennett P’15, P’19
Director of College Events

Dwayne Butcher
Director of Digital Content

Kerri Campbell ’02
Director of Community Relations

Jackie Carney
Administrative Assistant, Annual Giving

Knight Champion ’86 
Senior Development Officer

Kerry Connors
Senior Director of Development Initiatives and Advancement Systems

Regina Dobbins
Development Assistant

Jim Duncan
Senior Director of Athletic Giving

Olivia Gacka '17
Alumni Services Coordinator

Kristen Hunt
Manager of Campus Scheduling

Liz Love
Administrative Assistant, Major Gifts

Nancy Mencke
College Events and Meeman Center Coordinator

Liz Moak ’11
Assistant Director of Alumni Relations

Nikki Moore
Senior Director of College Events and Leadership Projects

Robin Nieto
Assistant Director of Advancement Services

Mike Palazzolo ’86
Senior Development Officer

Tracy Vezina Patterson ’84, P’22
Director of Alumni Relations

Heather Schreiner
Advancement Services Coordinator

Shantih Smythe ’92
Director of Grants, Foundations, and Stewardship

Nicki Soulé ’93
Director of Golden Lynx Programming

Lydia Spencer ’87
Grants and Foundations Manager

Amanda Tamburrino ’98
Senior Director of Development

Brittany L. Tuggle
Assistant Director of Annual Giving (Reunions)

Jenna Goodloe Wade
Vice President for Development

Jessi Denby Wilson ’08
Director of Annual Giving