Director of Annual Giving, Annual Philanthropy and Advancement Analytics, University of Washington
As the Director for Annual Giving, Thomas leads the Annual Philanthropy Team in coordinating all central UW direct mail, digital media, and phone campaigns with a goal to maximize retention and acquisition of broad base support for the university. His team also serves as a resource for university units who wish to solicit their donors and non-donors on a large scale through targeted campaigns throughout the year.
As a UW Tacoma graduate, Thomas takes pride in being able to be part of the important work associated with helping provide UW students, faculty, and staff with the vital resources needed for academic success. His work encompasses a widerange of special projects, university initiatives, and unit-based campaigns that directly impact the goals of UW’s campuses and the university as a whole. His team is in a constant state of innovation and he is excited to implement new tactics and technology to better serve donors and alumni communities.