Stewardship and Donor Relations
Maiden serves as the hub for all executive level and strategic development-related communications. Under the direction of the vice president for University Advancement, he works collaboratively with the Communications and Marketing team to ensure consistency across branding and messaging for advancement.
He also oversees the Stewardship and Donor Relations team, which supports efforts to acknowledge, retain, and grow donor support through events, communications, and personal interactions.
Michael Maiden ’07M ’14M
Executive Director of Advancement Communications
Recognizing donors through events, communications, and personal interactions broadly encompasses Hans’ responsibilities. She sets the goals, strategies, and objectives to support the Office of the President, six academic schools, centers of excellence, and functional units through stewardship initiatives and programs designed to acknowledge, retain, and grow donor support.
She collaborates with the director of Planned Giving to provide stewardship for members of the Shadow Lawn Society (donors who have the university in their estate plans), members of the Society of Trustees, and donors to annual and endowed scholarships.
Stephanie Tolas ’03 ’05M
Director for Stewardship and Donor Relations
Senior Special Events Coordinator, Stewardship and Donor Relations