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Advancement

Meet Our Team

The Advancement team is thankful for a community of alumni and friends who long to impact the world for Christ. We invite you to stop by the Advancement offices in the Freimuth Administration Building for coffee and conversation. We’re always glad to see the family and friends of Taylor! 

You’ll find Alumni & Parent Relations on the 1st Floor, East; all other offices are on the 2nd floor.

Freimuth Administration Building
236 W Reade Ave, Upland, IN 46989
P: 765-998-5116 / 1-800-882-3456
F: 765-998-4311
advancement@taylor.edu

Leadership

Rex Bennett

Vice President for University Advancement

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Mike Falder

Associate Vice President for Advancement—Major Gifts

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Kristie Jacobson

Executive Director of Development

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David Ritchie

Executive Director of Campaigns

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Brad Yordy

Executive Director of Alumni & Parent Relations

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Find Your Region

Regional Development Director Map

Regional Development Directors

Steve Ford

Regional Development Director—Chicago Area & Southwestern States

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Tom Green

Regional Development Director—Northeastern States

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Kim Kirkman

Regional Development Director—Southeastern States

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Kent Yost

Regional Development Director—Indiana, Illinois, Michigan & Ohio

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Meet the Rest of the Team

Rachel Gamarra

Director of Stewardship Planning

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Laura Key

Director of Advancement & Donor Services

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Michael Mortensen

Director of Scholarships

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