As chief development officer, Jan is responsible for providing a coordinated, campus-wide approach to advancement including, development, annual giving, advancement services and alumni relations. She works closely with the president, senior staff and volunteer boards including the Board of Trustees to further the mission of Barton College.
Tom is responsible for engaging alumni and friends to enrich relationships with the entire college community. Emphasis is on directing the annual Barton Society membership. He brings more than 15 years of development experience and leadership to Barton.
Frances ensures that basic administrative needs are met, stewardship efforts are carried out in an appropriate and timely manner, financial records for development are accurate, and that prospect/donor files are maintained.
Kirk administers Barton's grant-seeking program and is responsible for the research, selection, development, and writing of institutional grant proposals. He collaborates with faculty and staff, and reviews and edits departmental grant projects. Kirk also provides development input for written institutional communications.
Summer establishes and maintains relationships with the College’s 15,000 alumni, directs alumni events including Homecoming, leads the Parents and Family Association, and serves as the College’s chief liaison for the Parents Council and the Alumni Board.
Brent leads all aspects of our Annual Giving program including the direct mail campaign, phonathon, and support for broad-based appeals from various on-campus entities. Brent is also responsible for the Bulldog Club and works to establish and cultivate individual, corporate, and foundational support for Barton College Athletics.
After serving 25 years as Director of Athletics, Gary now reaches out to former student-athletes, keeping up to date on where they are and what they are doing and sharing plans for athletic needs and expansion of facilities. Through his professional network, Gary also connects with various institutions and vendors regarding athletic campaigns.