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In University Development, we help secure financial resources to strengthen the Baylor experience and to enable our University to expand its distinctively Christian influence throughout the world.

By facilitating the philanthropic goals of alumni and friends of the University, we seek to direct the stewardship of interest, time, energy and financial resources in order to promote the welfare of humankind through the mission of Baylor University.

Please contact us:

Office of University Development
One Bear Place #97026 - Waco, Texas 76798-7026
Clifton Robinson Tower - Suite 800
University_Development@baylor.edu
(254) 710-2561 or 1-800-229-5678, option 4



Executive Staff

TOBY BARNETT, '94
Associate Vice President of University Development

COURTNEY DALE, '03
Assistant Vice President for Donor Relations and Chief of Staff for Development

CHRIS KRAUSE
Associate Vice President for Strategic Initiatives

SANDRA LENÉ
Assistant Vice President, Operations and Financial Services

LARRY SMITH, '73
Assistant Vice President, Gift Planning



Development Directors

(254) 710-2561 or 1-800-229-5678, option 4


Academic Units

Arts & Sciences

JIM SHEPELWICH, '74
Director of Development, Arts & Sciences

ROSE YOUNGBLOOD, '05
Director of Development, Arts & Sciences

Athletics

GREG DAVIS, '02
Senior Director of Development, Athletics

Business

DUSTY BEDWELL
Director of Development, Business

TREY HAGINS, '00
Director of Development, Business

Engineering & Computer Science

KRISTEN BOX
Director of Development, Engineering and Computer Science

Education

BLAKE HARRIS, '03
Director of Development, Education

Honors College

CHELSEA SAYLORS, '09
Director of Development, Honors College

Law

SUSAN WOMMACK, '89
Director of Development, Law

Libraries/ITS

DAVID CORTES, '04
Director of Development, Libraries/ITS

Music

CLAYTON REED ELLIS, '09
Director of Development, Music

Nursing

JANIS KOVAR
Director of Development, Nursing

Social Work

SHAUN ROCHON, '07
Assistant Director of Development, Social Work

Truett

ALLEN HOLT, '80
Director of Development, Truett Seminary

ROB KENNEDY, '83
Director of Corporate Development

TRACEY KELLEY, '00, '05
Director, Donor Relations

ALLAN MARSHALL, '07
Director of Foundation Development

JUSTIN HENRY, '05
Director of Development

PAT WILLIAMSON
Director, Development Initiatives



Endowed Scholarships

(254) 710-2561 or 1-800-229-5678, option 4

BILL DUBE, '68
Director, Stewardship and Director, Retired Professors and Administrators

WILL SIMMONS, '08
Assistant Director, Endowed Scholarship Program



Planned Giving

SONJA HOGG
Senior Director, Special Constituencies

LARRY SMITH, '73
Assistant Vice President, Gift Planning



Gift Processing

(254) 710-2561 or 1-800-229-5678, option 4
CHRIS P. DAVIS
Manager of Gift Processing and Records


Annual Giving

LAURA KRAMER-LUCAS
Director of Annual Giving

(254) 710-2561 or 1-800-229-5678, option 4

DAVIN ALLEN, '08
Assistant Director, Annual Giving

JACOB SINGLETARY, '11
Assistant Director, Annual Giving

Click here for a full, alphabetical listing of our staff.