Staff Directory

Office of Advancement
Robert H. Lurie Engineering Center
1221 Beal Avenue
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-2102
 
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
 
Principal Gifts and Administration
Fax: (734) 647-7045
John Balbach
Executive Director
Phone: (734) 763-0893 
Assistant: Crystal Hoppe
 
Crystal Hoppe
Executive Assistant and Outreach Specialist 
Phone: (734) 647-7037
 
Regional Development Programs
Fax: (734) 647-7045
Judith Moore
Sr. Director, Regional Development Programss
Phone: (734) 647-7097
Assistant: Crystal Hoppe
 
Lauren Dello Russo
Regional Director, Southwestern States and Chicago Region
Phone: (734) 647-7050 
Assistant:  Lisa Richardson 
 
Doug Dubin
Regional Director, 
Michigan and Ohio Regions
Phone:  (734) 763-2992
Assistant:  Colleen Pierce 
 
Adrianne Miller
Regional Director, Southeastern States
Phone: (734) 647-7036
Email: adrianmi@umich.edu
Assistant:  Lisa Richardson 
Bob Pierce 
Regional Director, Northeastern States 
Phone:  (734) 764-7581
Assistant:  Colleen Pierce 
 
Colleen Pierce 
Sr. Administrative Assistant
Phone:  (734) 647-7040
 
 
Lisa Richardson
Executive Assistant
Phone: (734) 647-7049
 
Betsey VanOrnum
Advancement Manager, Administrative Operations and Annual Giving Program
Phone: (734) 764-1715
Email: betsey@umich.edu
 
Planned Giving, Leadership Gifts and Stewardship
Fax: (734) 647-7045
Melanie Zauel
Sr. Director, Planned Giving and Leadership Gifts
Phone: (734) 647-7093
Fax: (734) 647-7045
Email: mzauel@umich.edu
Assistant:  Colleen Pierce 
Julie Christofferson
Sr. Stewardship Officer
Phone: (734) 647-7033
Fax: (734) 647-7045
 
Hannah McKenley
Associate Stewardship Officer
Phone: (734) 936-0948
Email: hemcken@umich.edu
 
Gift Processing and Data Reporting
Fax: (734) 615-1359 
December Therrien
Sr. Business Systems Analyst and Gift Coordinator
Phone: (734) 647-7042
Email: dtherr@umich.edu
 
Kim Joffe
Gifts and Reporting Assistant
Phone: (734) 615-1591
Email: kimlewis@umich.edu 
 
Corporate, Government, Foundation and International Relations
Fax: (734) 647-7075
Mike Drake
Sr. Director, Research Relations
Phone: (734) 647-7044
Email: madrake@umich.edu
Assistant: Joanne Navarre
 
Maureen Burns
Assistant Director, Research Development
Phone: (734) 763-3644                 
Email: moburns@umich.edu
Assistant: Joanne Navarre
 
Gregory Johnson
Associate Director, Corporate & Foundation Relations
Phone: (734) 647-9056
Email: gregorjo@umich.edu
Assistant: Joanne Navarre
 
Theresa Lempka
Associate Director, Corporate & Foundation Relations

Phone: (734) 647-2945
Email:  tlempka@umich.edu

Assistant: Joanne Navarre
John McLaughlin
Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations
Phone: (734) 936-2106
Email: jmmclaug@umich.edu
Assistant: Joanne Navarre
 
 
Christine Muchanic
Director, International Relations
Phone: (734) 647-1644
Email: muchanic@umich.edu
Assistant: Joanne Navarre
 
Joanne Navarre
Development Generalist
Phone: (734) 647-1579
Email: mjnavarr@umich.edu
 
Richard Vanden Heuvel
Director, Research Development
Phone: (734) 647-7030
Email: hoovervh@umich.edu
Assistant: Joanne Navarre
 
 
 Send updates to Lisa Richardson at lisarich@umich.edu