Directors of Development

Directors of Development work with alumni, friends of the university, faculty and volunteers to acquire private support for Fresno State programs. Located in their respective units, they work closely with their deans and coordinate with each other and the central Office of University Development, which is located in the Keats Building. Central services include gift and records processing, annual fund, prospect research, planned giving, corporate and foundation relations, and more. To contact the central offices call 559.278.4036.

Directors of Development
 Area  Name/Email  Phone
Arts and Humanities

Moon-Ja Yunouye, Director

Becky Brown, Associate Director



Athletics Adam Books, Director 559.278.7202
Corporate and Foundation Relations Daryl Fitzgerald, Director 559.278.7561
Centers and Institutes Micheline Golden, Director 559.278.4036
Craig School of Business Cara Peracchi-Douglas, Director 559.278.2919
Health & Human Services Dana Lucka, Director 559.278.5590
Henry Madden Library Marcie Morrison, Director 559.278.7177

Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences & Technology

Alcidia Freitas Gomes, Senior Director

Shannon Fast, Associate Director

Sadie Hemsath, Assistant Director




Kremen School of Education & Human Development Laura Whitehouse, Director 559.278.0393
Lyles College of Engineering Steve Weakland, Director 559.278.8243
Planned Giving


Liz Garvin, Associate Director



Science & Mathematics Vacant 559.278.4381
Social Sciences Diane Chrisman, Senior Director 559.278.4381
Student Affairs David Hembree, Director 559.278.5052