Contact Information

Please call the University of Utah Development Office at 801-581-6825 or 1-800-716-0377 if you have questions about various giving options.


Fred C. Esplin
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
801-585-6167 | Email


Carla Flynn
Associate Vice President for Development
801-585-1438 | Email


Dawn Aoki
Executive Director, Development
801-585-0758| Email


Devon Barnes
Regional Development Officer
801-581-3725 | Email

Dhiraj Chand
Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations
801-585-9847 | Email

Marcie Collett
Manager, Gift Processing
801-585-3398 | Email

Kirsten Dorius
Director, Development Services
801-585-0746 | Email

Melisa Griffith
Regional Development Officer
801.581.3727 | Email

Karin Hardy
Director, Planned Giving
801-585-6220 | Email

Paul Majnik
Director, Research and Analytics
801-581-3335 | Email

Peter Moes
Director, Annual Giving
801-581-3229 | Email

Janine Murphy
Event Manager
801-585-0742 | Email


Jessica Nelson
Assistant Director, Planned Giving
801-585-5950 | Email

Katie Nelson
Manager, Prospect Research
801-585-3496 | Email

Mary Rosenbury
Regional Development Officer
801-587-9588 | Email

Elizabeth Southwell
Manager, Development Communications
801-585-0740 | Email

Megan Watts
Manager, Planned Giving Services
801-585-0743 | Email


Patrick White
Regional Development Officer
801-585-3499 | Email

Make a Difference

To help ensure a bright and strong future for the U and its students, you may choose to make a single gift, spread your contributions over a period of time, or choose a deferred giving option. Your gifts are deeply appreciated and we will steward them with care.

Development Office

For more information regarding the Office of Development at the University of Utah such as events, publications and other helpful links, please visit our website.