Meet R Team

Our staff members are here to help you support the students, programs, and initiatives that matter to you most. Give them a call or send an email. They'd love to hear from you.

For gift and tax receipts, contact Director of Advancement Services Kelly Wool.

Institutional Advancement

The Vice President for Institutional Advancement oversees Rollins’ efforts to build strong support and lasting relationships with alumni, parents, friends, community members, and industry leaders.

Laurie Houck
Vice President
T. 407.646.2174
Jacqui Diaz
Executive Assistant
T. 407.646.2215


Offices: 200 E. New England Avenue, 4th Floor

The Office of Development is comprised of a team of fundraising professionals who work with alumni, parents, foundations, corporations, and friends to raise the resources that advance the strategic priorities of the College. Development includes Major Gifts, Gift Planning, Parent Programs, Corporate & Foundation Relations, Annual Giving, and Donor Relations.

Myrna Bizer
Assistant Vice President
T. 407.646.2124
Julie Cunningham
Executive Assistant
T. 407.646.2568
Tim Forman
Director of Development, Crummer
T. 407.628.6330
Nan Castino P'02 P'05MBA P'09 P'11MBA
Director of Development
T. 407.646.2243
Dana Thomas ’76 P’10 P'13MBA
Director of Development, Cornell Fine Arts Museum
T. 407.646.1526
Director of Development

Parent Programs

Offices: 200 E. New England Avenue, 4th Floor

Parent Programs staff personally assist family members in being more engaged in their students’ life at Rollins. They connect you to helpful campus resources and give you access to philanthropy and volunteer opportunities both on- and off-campus.

Elise Schramm
Director of Development, Parents
T. 407.646.2414

Corporate & Foundation Relations

Corporate and Foundation Relations staff perform three major roles:

  • Fostering mutually beneficial partnerships with corporations based on shared values;
  • Working closely with private foundations to assist with their philanthropic goals;
  • Helping faculty and staff initiate and steward relationships with corporate and foundation partners.
Joseph Monti
Director, Foundation Relations
T. 407.644.1408
Bethany Bower
Assistant Director, Foundation Relations
T. 407.691.1236

Annual Giving

Offices: 200 E. New England Avenue, 2nd Floor

Annual Fund staff encourage yearly giving participation among alumni, parents, and friends of Rollins. They promote annual contributions of all sizes to the College of Liberal Arts, The Hamilton Holt School (Rollins evening undergraduate and graduate programs), The Crummer Graduate School of Business (Rollins MBA), and athletics.
In collaboration with Alumni Relations staff, the team also seeks to inspire student and alumni participation in annual giving to the College through student philanthropy education and reunion giving opportunities.

Andria Silva
Director of the Rollins Annual Fund
Kelsey Uhl
Assistant Director, Annual Giving
T. 407.646.2640
Stacey Kerr
Assistant Director, Annual Giving
T. 407.646.1590
Program Coordinator
Dhalia Magras P'03 P'05 P'07MA
Administrative Assistant
T. 407.647.1281

Donor Relations

Donor Relations staff provide stewardship to Rollins’ donors through correspondence, reporting, and special events.

Director of Donor Relations
Karen Goodrum
Assistant Director, Donor Relations
T. 407.691.1218

Advancement Services and Research & Prospect Development

Advancement Services is responsible for meeting the reporting, technology, gift processing, and data acquisition/integrity needs of the Division of Institutional Advancement and the broader Rollins community. The team is comprised of two distinct but interrelated functions: Advancement Systems and Gifts & Records. Research & Prospect Development supports efforts to raise resources to advance the College by developing and managing procedures for systematically evaluating sources of support from individuals, foundations, and corporations.

Vicky Medlock
Senior Director, Advancement Services
T. 407.691.1242
Kelly Wool
Director, Advancement Systems
T. 407.646.2617
Assistant Director, Gift Management
Lesa Duran-Daher
Records & Gifts Specialist
T. 407.646.1392
Director, Research & Prospect Development
Amanda Ward '10 '16MBA
Assistant Director, Research & Prospect Development
T. 407.975.6457
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Ways to Give

Rollins College Gifts
Post Office Box 864168
Orlando, FL 32886-4168

For gift questions, contact
the Office of Institutional Advancement
T. 407.646.2221
F. 407.691.1749