Meet Our Staff

Alumni Relations and Development are divisions of the Columbia College Office of Advancement. Click on an employee's name for contact information.



Suzanne Rothwell
Executive Director of Advancement

 



Alumni Relations

The Alumni Relations office engages alumni and friends through programs and services that bolster pride and build lifelong relationships with Columbia College. Visit our team in the Garden Level of St. Clair Hall, Room 11.

 

Ann Merrifield
Director of Alumni Relations




 

Carolyn Preul
Associate Director of Alumni Relations






Stasia Sherman 
Assistant Director of Alumni Relations






Keiyana Austin
Administrative Assistant for Alumni Relations





Development

Your gift is especially important to supporting hard-working students and innovative programs that make life better for all who attend Columbia College. We are located in St. Clair Hall, Room 107.


Melissa Montgomery '06
Director of Development for Major and Planned Gifts






Keith McIver
Director of Development







Elizabeth McWilliams

Associate Director of Annual Giving 


 

 

Kenzie Bennett
Donor Relations Officer 






Matt Bear
Development Officer






Mitch Gosney '13
Development Officer






Starla Landers 

Administrative Assistant for Development





Advancement Services

Advancement Services oversees the alumni and donor database, working to research and process gifts to the college. Our office is located in St. Clair Hall, Room 16.

 

Jason Black 
Director of Advancement Services, Development





John L. Randolph '94
Manager of Development Research and Grants







Kimberly Ater
Advancement Services Coordinator