Giving

Meet Our Staff

William Roberts

  • Vice President for Advancement and Alumni Engagement
  • Vice President, Michigan Tech Fund
Karla Aho

Karla Aho

  • Assistant Vice President for Advancement and Gift Planning
  • Corporate Secretary, Michigan Tech Fund
Carol Argentati

Carol Argentati

  • Administrative Assistant for Advancement
Cindy Asiala

Cindy Asiala

  • Gift Processor
Jennifer Biekkola

Jennifer Biekkola

  • Director of Annual Giving
Katie Buehner Smith

Katie Buehner Smith

  • Associate Director of Corporate Engagement & Foundation Relations
Laurie Buschell

Laurie Buschell

  • Gift Processor
Gisele Colarossi

Gisele Colarossi

  • Director, Michigan Tech Fund Accounting
Jim Desrochers

Jim Desrochers

  • Director of Advancement, College of Forest Resources & Environmental Sciences
  • Corporate Liaison
Steven Dobbs

Steven Dobbs

  • Manager of Marketing & Communications
Penny Foetisch

Penny Foetisch

  • Office Assistant
Wes Frahm

Wes Frahm

  • Director of Advancement & Alumni Communications
Lorrie Graff

Lorrie Graff

  • Advancement Services Coordinator
Eric Halonen

Eric Halonen

  • Assistant Vice President for Principal Gifts
Cody Kangas

Cody Kangas

  • Director of Corporate Engagement
Dale Kero

Dale Kero

  • Senior Advancement Officer, Mechanical Engineering
Marney Kloote

Marney Kloote

  • Director of Advancement, College of Business
Mary Beth Knuuttila

Mary Beth Knuuttila

  • Office Assistant, Advancement Research
Ben Larson

Ben Larson

  • Director of Advancement, College of Sciences and Arts
Kay Larson

Kay Larson

  • Assistant Director of External Relations
Jodi Lehman

Jodi Lehman

  • Executive Director of Corporate Engagement & Foundation Relations
Katie Lucca

Katie Lucca

  • Administrative Aide - Michigan Tech Fund
Shannon Meller

Shannon Meller

  • Development Researcher
Sue Mello

Sue Mello

  • Financial Assistant—Michigan Tech Fund
Suzanne Morin

Suzanne Morin

  • Executive Director of Financial Services & Operations and Controller
  • Controller's Office
Paula Nutini

Paula Nutini

  • Assistant Vice President of Donor Relations & Alumni Engagement
Alicia O'Grady

Alicia O'Grady

  • Manager of Alumni & Student Programs
Mike Olson

Mike Olson

  • Assistant Director for Market Development
Adam Portmann

Adam Portmann

  • Manager of Student Philanthropy Programs
Kari Price

Kari Price

  • Administrative Aide
Brenda Rudiger

Brenda Rudiger

  • Assistant Vice President of Advancement Services
Heather Sander

Heather Sander

  • Assistant Director of Alumni Programming
Mary Stevens

Mary Stevens

  • Assistant to the Vice President for Advancement and Alumni Engagement
Joan Tapani

Joan Tapani

  • Principal Gifts Associate
Darcy Way

Darcy Way

  • Director of Advancement, Athletics
Bryant Weathers

Bryant Weathers

  • Director of Advancement, College of Engineering
Lorraine Young

Lorraine L. Young

  • Assistant Director for Gift Planning
  • Lean Facilitator