Contact Us

Office of the President

Rob Weiler
President, Darden School Foundation
+1-310-701-9926 [email protected]
Carter Hoerr
Senior Advisor to the President
+1-434-243-5871 [email protected]

Advancement Leadership

Samantha Hartog
Senior Associate Vice President, Advancement
+1-434-981-4025 [email protected]
Shaele Culbreath
Senior Associate Vice President, Engagement
+1-434-924-4574 [email protected]
Ingrid Crump
Executive Assistant, Advancement
+1-434 987-6371 / +1-434 243-0834 [email protected]

Leadership and Planned Giving

Whitney H. Wilson
Senior Director of Advancement
+1-434-924-0706 [email protected]
Mary Katherine Barbour
Sr. Director of Strategic Gifts
+1-434-924-4783 [email protected]
Charif Soubra
Associate Director, Major Gifts
+1-434-996-6228 [email protected]
Lucy Virginia Russell
Manager of Campaign Operations
+1-434-924-6576 [email protected]
Chip Sawyer
Regional Director of Development
+1-434-284-0022 [email protected]

Scholarship Programs

Maria Kelly
Director of Scholarship Programs
+1-434-924-4874 [email protected]

Annual and Reunion Giving

Brad Neathery
Senior Director of Advancement
+1-434-243-5220 [email protected]
Gina DeMattia
Associate Director, Annual Giving
+1-434-982-2153 [email protected]
Joe Gehling
Associate Director, Annual Giving
+1-434-924-7686 [email protected]
Allie Hayhurst
Associate Director, Annual Giving
[email protected]
Courtney Grice
Assistant Director of Advancement, Marketing
[email protected]

Board Relations

Allie Barth
Director, Board Relations
+1-434-242-1194 [email protected]
Katie Schwartz
Assistant Director of Board Relations
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Donor Relations

Heather Meixler
Senior Director, Donor Relations
+1-434-982-0324 [email protected]
Elle Casciani
Assistant Director, Donor Relations
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Advancement Operations

Isaac Stephenraj
Sr. Director, Advancement Systems Strategy
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Kim McKean
Senior Associate Director Advancement Operations
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José M. Mendoza
Data and Reporting Analyst, Advancement Operations
[email protected]


Jen Oliver
Senior Director, Engagement
+1-434-982-3696 [email protected]
Hillary Cocke
Director of Special Events
+1-434-924-2826 [email protected]
Kristen Messina
Assistant Director of Engagement
+1-434-243-8977 [email protected]
Beth Fiddyment
Assistant Director of Engagement
[email protected]

Alumni Career Services

Jen Coleman
Executive Director
+1-434-924-3029 [email protected]
Sallie Lesemann
Associate Director of Programming and Operations, Alumni Career Services
+1-434-924-4876 [email protected]
Sheila McQuade
Associate, Alumni Career Services & Engagement
[email protected]

Advancement Communications

David Buie-Moltz
Director of Advancement Communications
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Agatha Malina
Assistant Director, Advancement Digital Communication Design
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