CONTACT: SUSAN SHULLAW
Associate Vice President
for Communications and Campaign Support
UI Foundation News
500 Alumni Center
Iowa City IA 52242
UI Foundation names new Director of Annual Giving Programs
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Kristina L. Meyer of Iowa City has joined the staff of
the University of Iowa Foundation as director of annual giving programs. Meyer
has been the director of marketing at the University of Iowa's Alumni Association
since May 1994.
"We are delighted that Kris will be joining us to lead the Foundation's
annual giving program," said Susan Shullaw, associate vice president
for communications and campaign support. "Her marketing background, familiarity
with the UI, and extensive experience at the UI Alumni Association bring an
energetic new approach to our efforts to attract, retain, and encourage higher
levels of annual support from alumni and friends. Building the university's
base of yearly contributors is key to future fund-raising success, and I'm
confident Kris will help us meet and exceed our goals."
Meyer was previously a senior planner in Market Analysis & Media Services
for CMF&Z/Young and Rubicam in Des Moines. She has also worked as a media
planner for the Minneapolis firms of Martin Williams Advertising, and H. &
W. Media Corporation. Meyer earned a bachelor of arts degree in journalism
and mass communication from Iowa State University in 1987. She is currently
an M.B.A. student at the University of Iowa.
The University of Iowa Foundation is the preferred channel of support for
private contributions to all areas of the University of Iowa. Foundation staff
members work with alumni and friends to provide support for a broad range
of programs and projects at the University of Iowa.