Rodney Cruise, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Rodney Cruise

Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Our Mission

Establish a culture of philanthropy, rooted in lifelong engagements with alumni, friends, corporations, and foundations, that supports ERAU's advancement and aligns with the goals of our Strategic Plan.


Annie Evert

Annie Evert

Office Associate
Email
386-226-7325

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Jo Wagenschnur

Division Administrator
Email
386-226-6688

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Chris Wilson

Office Associate
Email
386-323-8827


Philanthropy

Steve Bobinsky

Steve Bobinsky

Executive Director of Philanthropy, Prescott Campus
Email
928-777-4210

Bill Thompson

Bill Thompson ('87)

Executive Director of Engagement Initiatives and Heritage Project
Email
386-226-7457

Kirk Andrew-Brown

Kirk Brown

Assistant Director of Leadership Annual Giving
Email
386-226-7343

Jeremy Clifford

Jeremy Clifford

Senior Director of Philanthropy, Engineering
Email
386-481-9063

Jenni Craig

Jenni Craig

Director of Philanthropic Organizations
Email
386-226-7342

Liz Darkins

Liz Darkins

Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement Associate
Email
928-777-4200

Shelley Johnson

Shelley Johnson

Director of Philanthropy, Prescott Campus
Email
928-777-4736

Cassie Redmyer

Cassie Redmyer

Senior Director of Philanthropy, Aviation
Email
386-481-9061

Mary Lynn Ulch

Mary Lynn Ulch

Senior Director of Philanthropy, Business
Email
386-226-7176

Matt Wilson

Matt Wilson

Senior Director of Philanthropy, Athletics
Email
386-226-7205


Gift Planning and Impact Reporting

Travis Grantham

Travis Grantham

Executive Director of Gift Planning and Special Gifts
Email
386-226-7568

Greg Hollback

Greg Hollback

Director of Impact Reporting and Philanthropy
Email
386-226-6328


Alumni Engagement

Edmund Odartey

Edmund Odartey ('04, '10)

Executive Director of Alumni Engagement
Email
386-226-6159

Michelle Day

Michelle Day ('91)

Director of Alumni Engagement
Email
928-777-6961

Keith Deaton

Keith Deaton ('05, '12, '16)

Director of Alumni Engagement
Email
386-226-6159

Jaina Diotalevi

Jaina Diotalevi

Associate Director of Alumni Engagement Programs
Email
386-226-6803

Cynde Puckett

Cynde Puckett

Coordinator of Alumni Digital Engagement
Email
386-226-6138


Communications

Tony Brown

Tony Brown

Executive Director of Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement Communications
Email
386-323-5071

Melanie Stawicki Azam

Melanie Stawicki Azam

Assistant Director of Alumni and Philanthropy Communications
Email
386-323-5092

Alan Cesar

Alan Cesar

Assistant Director of Digital Engagement and Philanthropy
Email
386-226-6189


Data Services

John Neff

John Neff

Executive Director of Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement Data Services
Email
386-226-6402

Taylor Dine

Taylor Dine

Manager of Gift Administration
Email
386-226-6201

Mike Freudeman

Mike Freudeman

Associate Director of Data Solutions
Email
386-481-9056

Paula Kropp

Paula Kropp

Director of Prospect Research
Email
386-323-8953

Dominic Lombardi

Dominic Lombardi

Senior Director of Data Solutions
Email
386-481-9057

Theresa Nolte

Theresa Nolte

Manager of Constituent Data
Email
386-323-5084