Mail UsAdvancement Office
Illinois Wesleyan University
P.O. Box 2900
Bloomington, IL 61702-2900
Steve Seibring '81
Interim Vice President for AdvancementSteve, a 1981 graduate, has decades worth of experience working in University Advancement. Steve is responsible for gift planning, including estates, trusts, and annuities. He also works with alumni and friends in Chicago, McLean County, Florida and the Carolinas.
Director of Advancement & Gift PlanningMichele works with Gift Planning. She also works with alumni and friends in McLean County, Chicago, Springfield, Colorado, Ohio, New England, New York and Washington, D.C.
April Bridges '90
Associate Director of DevelopmentApril is an Advancement Officer who works with alumni and friends in Chicago, Peoria, and Rockford as well Minnesota, Oregon, Tennessee, Washington, Wisconsin and the San Francisco area.
Associate Director of DevelopmentKaren is an Advancement Officer who works with alumni and friends in Champaign, Chicago, and Decatur, as well as Atlanta, St. Louis and Texas.
Information SpecialistMary is responsible for maintaining and disseminating organized and effective collections of information that span the Advancement Office.
Senior Office Coordinator for Major GiftsJean supports the Associate Vice President and the Associate Directors of Development in the daily operations of the major gift staff.
Director of Data Management and AnalysisTim oversees the data management and analysis area of the Advancement Office. Tim and his staff work closely with the Advancement Office to maximize data processes.
Information SpecialistKara is responsible for maintaining and disseminating organized and effective collections of information that span the Advancement Office.
Office Coordinator, Office of Alumni EngagementAs Office Coordinator, Brenda is ready to greet you when you call, walk in the door, or email. She and the student worker staff can help you with questions and registration for events.
Van Miller '04
Director of Annual GivingVan works to implement the goals of the Wesleyan Fund Strategic Plan, specifically those that strive to increase awareness among alumni and students about the importance of consistent annual giving.
Chris Murray '91
Associate Director of DevelopmentChris, a 1991 graduate, works with alumni and friends in Chicago, McLean County and the Quad Cities, as well as Arizona, California, Michigan and Ohio.
Director of Alumni RelationsAdriane works closely with the Alumni Association Board of Directors to meet the needs of alumni and keep them connected to each other and to the university.
Assistant Vice President for Alumni EngagementJodi serves as the primary liaison to the Alumni Association Executive Committee and will oversee the growth of The Wesleyan Fund and of regional and national activities to increase alumni engagement.
Senior Administrative AssistantNatalie assists the Vice President and Associate Vice President in daily operations of the Advancement Office. Natalie also assists the Wesleyan Fund team in their efforts to raise unrestricted support.
Carly Wilson '12
Assistant Director of Annual GivingCarly, a 2012 graduate, works to increase alumni participation and support for the Wesleyan Fund for Annual Giving.