Office of Advancement


1-800-726-6193 or 507-933-7577

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  
Megan Berglund Director of Government, Foundation and Corporate Relations 616-238-6865  
Cassandra Nelson '84 Executive Assistant 507-933-7577  

Advancement Services


Name Title Phone  
Gwen Donev Director of Advancement Services and Information Resources 507-933-6515  
Teri Bauman Assistant Director of Advancement Services 507-933-7516  
Maggie Forster '09 Director of Donor Relations and Stewardship 507-933-6513  
Tricia Bergeson Gift Accounting Specialist 507-933-7513  
Diane Stocker Administrative Assistant, Gift Planning 507-933-6512  
Sheryl Youngblom Administrative Assistant, Gift Planning 507-933-6042  

Alumni and Parent Engagement

1-800-487-8437 or 507-933-7511 or 1-866-487-3863

Name Title Phone  
Angela Erickson '01 Director of Alumni and Parent Engagement 507-933-7595  
Katie Schroeder '03
Director of The Gustavus Fund 507-933-7539  
Marissa Haeny '16
Assistant Director of Alumni and Parent Engagement  507-933-6520  
Ben Miller '13 Assistant Manager of The Gustavus Fund 507-933-6519  
Philly Kauffmann Administrative Assistant 507-933-7511  
Teresa Mirabile Dettmer Administrative Assistant 507-933-6664  

 Gift Planning


Name Title Phone  
Steve Bennett
Gift Planner 507-933-7006  
Luke Hanson Gift Planner 507-933-6512  
Vacant Position Director of Planned Giving 507-933-6043  
Vacant Position Director of Prospect Research 507-933-7688  
Bill Kuehn '90 Gift Planner 507-933-6042  
Karla Leitzman '13
Special Gift Officer, Coordinator of Reunion Giving    
Mike Nevergall Gift Planner 612-759-0826  
Vacant Position Special Gift Officer, Heritage Scholarships 507-933-6664  
Jim Rothschiller Gift Planner 507-933-6512  
Randall Stuckey ’83 Athletic Development and Engagement 507-933-7514  
Jennifer Vickerman '97 Gift Planner 507-933-6664  

Fax us at 507-933-6270