Office of Advancement



Name Title Phone  
Tom Young ’88 Vice President for Advancement 507-933-7551  
Ann Sponberg Peterson '83 Associate Vice President for Advancement 507-933-7543  
Cassandra Nelson '84 Executive Assistant 507-933-7577  

Advancement Services


Name Title Phone  
Gwen Donev Director of Advancement Services 507-933-6515  
Teri Bauman Assistant Director of Advancement Services 507-933-7516  
Annie Escalera Assistant Director of Donor Relations 507-933-6513  
James Skoog '17 Data and Gift Accounting Coordinator 507-933-6155  
Trisha Nauman Administrative Support Specialist 507-933-6042  

Alumni and Parent Engagement


Name Title Phone  
Angela Erickson '01 Director of Alumni and Parent Engagement 507-933-7595  
Nicole Swanson Director, The Gustavus Fund 507-933-6517  
Kelsey Backer '18 Assistant Director of Alumni and Parent Engagement 507-933-6520  
Molly Milinkovich '98 Assistant Director, The Gustavus Fund 507-933-6519  
Philly Kauffmann Administrative Assistant, Alumni and Parent Engagement 507-933-7511  
Teresa Mirabile Dettmer Administrative Assistant, The Gustavus Fund 507-933-6664  

 Gift Planning


Name Title Phone  
Steve Bennett
Gift Planner 507-933-7006  
Luke Hanson Director of Planned and Reunion Giving 507-933-6512  
Tammy Knudtson Director of Prospect Research 507-933-6043  
Bill Kuehn '90 Gift Planner 507-933-6042  
Jim Rothschiller Gift Planner 507-933-6512  
Spencer Quiram '23 Heritage Scholarship Coordinator 507-933-6474  
Randall Stuckey ’83 Athletic Development and Engagement 507-933-7514  
Tricia Stenberg Special Gift Officer, Heritage Scholarships 507-933-7539  

Fax us at 507-933-6270