Advancement Administration

Les Cook

  • Vice President for Student Affairs and Advancement
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Cognitive and Learning Sciences
Administration Building 505
William Roberts

William Roberts

  • Associate Vice President of Advancement and Alumni Engagement
Huntington Bank Building 704
Eric Halonen

Eric Halonen

  • Assistant Vice President for Advancement
  • Vice President, Michigan Tech Fund
Huntington Bank Building 707


  • Oversee Advancement Officers team and Office of Gift Planning
  • Advancement liaison for Graduate School, Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies, Materials Science and Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering–Engineering Mechanics
Paula Nutini

Paula Nutini

  • Director of Stewardship and Annual Giving
205 Alumni House


  • Coordinate all donor and alumni campus visits
  • Manage lifetime giving societies and clubs
  • Direct student thank you note programs
  • Oversee the Presidential Council of Alumnae
  • Direct all annual giving efforts including the campus campaign, and designated philanthropy days
Karla Aho

Karla Aho

  • Director of Gift Planning
Huntington Bank Building 609


  • Engage alumni and friends in furthering Michigan Tech's mission and programs through financial support and other activities
Gail Mroz

Gail Mroz

  • Stewardship Officer
Huntington Bank Building 702


  • Assist in all presidential stewardship assignments
  • Coordinate major giving thank you calling program
  • Assist with stewardship of non-scholarship endowments including chair and faculty positions
  • Coordinate presidential donor events on and off campus
  • Meet with department chairs and other beneficiaries of endowments to coordinate stewardship