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Senior Director of Development - Derek Dictson
Derek Dictson

Office: 1320N Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.1138
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Derek serves as a principle gift officer and manages the office of development, as well as directing the college strategic development plan in collaboration with the Dean.

Development Officer - Dan Bush
Dan Bush

Office: 1320Q Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.1488
Email

Dan serves as a major gift officer and liaison to the departments of Industrial and Systems Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, as well as the Nuclear Power Generation Systems minor and the Academic Excellence Program.

Development Officer - David Mattox
David Mattox

Office: 1320N Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.1278
Email

David serves as a major gift officer and liaison to the departments of Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and the Pulp and Paper Foundation.

Development Officer - Margaret Arnold
Margaret Arnold

Office: 1320P Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.7742
Email

Margaret serves as a major gift officer and liaison to the Civil Engineering department, the 100+ Women Strong program, and the McCrary Institute for Critical Infrastructure Protection and Cyber Systems.

Development Officer - Casey Waid
Casey Waid

Office: 1320M Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.8220
Email

Casey serves as a major gift officer and liaison to the departments of Biosystems Engineering, Wireless Engineering, Materials Engineering and the Thomas Walter Center for Technology Management.

Development Officer - Hillary Nowland
Hillary Nowland

Office: 1320L Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.5251
Email

Hillary serves as a major gift officer and liaison to the departments of Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science and Software Engineering, as well as the Tribology Lubrication Science minor.  

Development Associate - Ross Beitzel
Ross Beitzel

Office: 1320M Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.5519
Email

Ross serves as an annual giving officer and manages the Engineering Eagles Program and Tiger Giving Day, as well as serving as liaison to the Young Alumni Council, engineers student organizations and the Center for Polymers and Advanced Composites.

Development Support Specialist - Katie Hardy
Katie Hardy

Office: 1320R Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.5222
Email

Katie manages the development budget, human relations and athletic event hosting, as well as managing student workers and coordinating for development officers.

Development Coordinator - Wade Welch
Wade Welch

Office: 1320R Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.7461
Email

Wade manages development engagement opportunities and special events, as well as coordinating for development officers and the Young Alumni Council.

Development Coordinator - Myra Girard
Myra Girard

Office: 1320T Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.9130
Email

Myra serves as coordinator for the 100+ Women Strong Program.

Development Coordinator - Haley Sutley
Haley Sutley

Office: 1320T Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.4508
Email

Haley manages engineering room naming opportunities and scholarship programs, as well as coordinating for development officers.

Development Coordinator - Lindsey Baker
Lindsey Baker

Office: 1320 Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.2736
Email

Lindsey manages development alumni relations and stewardship programs, as well as coordinating for development officers and serving as liaison to the Office of Gift Planning.

Last Updated: 9/28/17 8:55 AM