CONTACT: ALAN SWANSON
Vice President, Communications and Administration
UI Foundation News
500 Levitt Center for University Advancement
Iowa City IA 52242
UI Foundation executive staff appointments announced
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Ann Donovan, Jeff Liebermann and Kristin Loupee have
joined the University of Iowa Foundation as members of the executive staff.
Ann Donovan of Iowa City is director of development for the Connie Belin
and Jacqueline N. Blank International Center for Gifted Education and Talent
Development in the UI College of Education. She previously was assistant
to the director at the UI Division of Sponsored Programs. Donovan graduated
from the University of Iowa with a B.B.A. degree in finance in 1988 and
a master's in sociology in 1992.
Jeff Liebermann of Cedar Rapids is associate director of development
for departmental campaigns for the College of Liberal Arts. He comes to
the UI Foundation from the UI Alumni Association, where he had worked since
1995. He most recently served as the association's director of alumni
programs. Liebermann graduated from the University of Northern Iowa, Cedar
Falls, with a bachelor's degree in 1988.
Kristin Loupee of Iowa City is assistant director of development for
annual support for the College of Liberal Arts. She previously was community
director for the March of Dimes in Des Moines and has served as a consultant
to Pi Beta Phi International Fraternity, St. Louis. Loupee graduated from
the UI with a bachelor's degree in economics in 1997.
"These new staff members, with strengths in a number of areas,
will help the UI Foundation serve UI alumni and friends who generously
contribute to a wide variety of programs across campus. Their skills will
be an asset at this time when private support is crucial to so many UI
programs," said Michael New, UI Foundation president.
For information about making a gift to the areas served by Donovan,
Liebermann or Loupee (or any UI program), call the UI Foundation, 335-3305
or (800) 648-6973.
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.