Contact Us

The University of Utah
Development Office
332 South 1400 East, Suite 150
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0300

Phone: 801-581-6825 | Toll-free: 800-716-0377

Visit Us

Find us by searching for Building 73 on the U’s campus map.
Free parking is available along University Street: 30-minute (on the east side) and two-hour (on the west side).
Metered parking is also available behind the building. See the parking options across campus here.

Development Office Intranet (password required)

Download the Gift Deposit Form (PDF)

Employee Payroll Deduction Form

Meet Our Staff


Development Administration

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

Carla P. Flynn
Associate Vice President for Development
email | 801-585-1438

Dawn Aoki
Executive Director, Donor Relations
email | 801-585-0758

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Paul Majnik
Senior Director, Advancement Operations
email | 801-581-3335

Danny Schoenfeld
Director, Finance and Administration
email | 801-585-0740

Taylor Anderson
Executive Secretary
email | 801-585-1379


Annual Giving/Phonathon

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

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Rachel Robertson
Assistant Director, Annual Giving
email |801-587-9889

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Brandi Lavoie
Phonathon Program Manager, Annual Giving
email |801-587-3810


Corporate & Foundation Relations

Dhiraj Chand
Director, Corporate and Foundation Giving
email | 801-585-9847

National Foundation Relations

Chris Ostrander
Executive Director, Foundation Relations
email | 801-585-7220


Data & Reporting

Christian Singleton
Associate Director, Data and Reporting
email | 801-585-3468

Sharon Cotterill
Report Specialist
email | 801-585-0737

Helge Moulding
Report Specialist
email | 801-585-0756

Mike Monson
Report Specialist
email | 801-585-0776


John Bogart
Report Specialist
email | 801-585-7347

Gayathri Paleri Kunnathil
Report Specialist
email | 801-213-1262

Nick Girling
Business Systems Analyst
email | 801-213-1258



Development Services

Kirsten Dorius
Director, Development Services
email | 801-585-0745

Kelsey Critchfield
Executive Secretary
email | 801-585-0417

Alina Gardner
Accounting Specialist
email | 801-585-0752

Melisa Herrera 
Development Services Coordinator 
email | 801-581-3665


Bryce Wurtsbaugh
Manager, Gift Processing
email | 801-585-0746

Gayle Christensen
Office Support Specialist 
email | 801-585-3497

Kathy Murray
Gift Processor
email | 801-585-0755

Anacelic Fernandez
Gift Processor
email | 801-585-0751


Brittany Timpson
Gift Processor
email | 801-585-0747

Vaness Nguyen
Gift Processor
email | 801-585-1092

Cindy West
Gift Processor
email | 801-585-0748

Kristin Dahlin
Manager, Alumni & Donor Records
email | 801-585-0213

April Lund
Data Integrity Specialist 
email | 801-585-0750

Troy Porter
Data Integrity Specialist 
email | 801-581-6825


Donor Relations

Brittany Phelps
Manager, Donor Relations
email | 801-585-3527

Brooke Abel
Manager, Donor Relations
email | 801-585-0749

Emily Newey
Development Specialist
email | 801-585-3398

Kortney Hinckley
Staff Specialist
email | phone 801-585-3725

Kathy Stoker
Development Marketing Assistant
email | 801-585-3452

Rob Patton
Senior Account Executive
email | 801-585-3499

Marcia Dibble
Advancement Communications
email | 801-585-3265


Information Services

Marlen Heimbigner
Sr.Database Administrator
email | 801-585-0123

Ryan Lark
Systems Administration
email | 801-581-5925

Hui Qiao
Training Specialist
email | 801-585-0754


Major Gifts


Mary Rosenbury
Regional Development Officer
email801-587-9588


Planned Giving

Karin Hardy, J.D.
Director, Planned Giving
email | 801-585-6220

Jessica Nelson, J.D.
Associate Director, Planned Giving
email | 801-585-5950

Tiffany Lopez, J.D.
Associate Director, Planned Giving
email | 801-585-0743

Rachael Griffiths
Development Specialist, Planned Giving
email | 801-581-3727


Prospect Development

Katie Nelson
Manager, Prospect Management
email | 801-585-3496

Lorraine Jackson
Prospect Management Assistant
email801-585-5020

Dan Jackson
Manager, Prospect Research
email801-587-8354

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Prospect Analyst
email801-585-0987

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Prospect Analyst
email801-587-9802

Eva Jansson
Prospect Analyst
email | 801-581-5102

Aleisha Wright
Prospect Analyst
email801-213-1365


Training and Support

Lindsay Snow
Training and Support Manager
email | 801-583-1259