CONTACT: ALAN SWANSON
Senior Vice President, Development Services
UI Foundation News
500 Levitt Center for University Advancement
Iowa City IA 52242
Phone: (319) 335-3305 or (800) 648-6973
Release: June 7, 2000
UI Foundation announces key staff changes
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa Foundation has reassigned several
key staff members in its continuing efforts to maximize private support for
all academic and non-academic areas of the UI.
Michael New, UI Foundation president, said, "These dedicated staff
members are among the foundation's most loyal and productive employees. When
the university's increasing need for advancement services provides opportunities
for staff growth, we're delighted to be able to promote from within."
Following are the foundation staff members and their reassignments:
-- Laurie E. Comstock, who was Assistant to the President/Administrative
Associate, has accepted a position as Director, Administrative Support.
-- Helen M. Dailey, formerly Operations and Levitt Center for University
Advancement (LCUA) Events Manager, is now Director, Facilities, LCUA Events
and Distribution Services.
-- Della L. McGrath is now Director, Special Assignments. Her former position
was Director, Support Services, Operations and Project Management.
-- David L. Triplett, formerly Director of Development, College of Dentistry,
has become Associate Director, Gift Planning.
-- William J. Windauer has become the new Director of Development, College
of Dentistry. His former position was Director of Development, Henry B.
Tippie College of Business.
-- Deborah L. Woods, who currently serves the UI Foundation as Gift Planning/Finance
Support Manager, will become Director of Donor Relations.
The UI Foundation is the preferred channel for private contributions to
all areas of the university. Foundation staff work with alumni and friends
to generate funds for scholarships, professorships, facilities improvements,
equipment purchases, research and other UI initiatives.