UC REGENTS - Key Persons
Aaron maintains a portfolio of STEM-focused foundations and serves as liaison to the following colleges, schools, divisions and departments:
L&S - Math and Physical Sciences
L&S - Biological Sciences
College of Chemistry
College of Engineering
College of Natural Resources
School of Optometry
CITRIS and the Banatao Institute
Othering & Belonging Institute
STEM Focused ORUs
Any research units or programs affiliated with the above
David's work involves the development of large campus-wide interdisciplinary proposals. He also manages a portfolio of foundations focused on education, equity and social justice issues. Prior to joining FRCP in 2010 as the Sr. Research Analyst, David worked as a public high school teacher and community educator. He is a proud graduate of Bard College.
David serves as liaison to the following campus units:
School of Social Welfare
Equity and Inclusion
Greater Good Science Center
L&S - Social Sciences
Graduate School of Education
Social Science Focused Organized Research Units (ORUs)
- Digital Communications Analyst
- Digital Communications Specialist
Jillian currently serves as the FRCP digital communications specialist, collaborating with units across campus to explore funding opportunities, maintaining the FRCP web presence, and ensuring that partnership opportunities are in alignment with the University's values and mission of teaching, research, and public service.
Margaret's work includes the development of large, complex proposals and the management of a portfolio of foundations focused on public policy, urban and regional issues, international development, and the arts and humanities. Prior to joining the FRCP team, Margaret was the Director of Foundation Relations for Rice University. Margaret has a B.S. in Communication Studies and a MPA from the University of Texas at Austin.
Margaret serves as liaison to the following campus units:
School of Journalism
Berkeley's School of Law
Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC)
School of Information (I School)
College of Environmental Design
Goldman School of Public Policy
Arts & Humanities division
Regional and Area Studies ORUs
Business and Law ORUs
- Assistant Director of Stewardship & Data
Nell works to ensure donors' gifts and grants are allocated, tracked and reported on correctly and in a timely manner. She assists FRCP and campus colleagues with proposals and works to ensure their corporate and foundation fundraising work is reflected in the development database (CADS.) Nell also works with UDAR AIM staff to ensure organization record integrity in CADS.
Prior to Berkeley, Nell worked at a small liberal arts college in the Pacific Northwest.
- Prospect Research Analyst
Susie currently serves as FRCP's researcher and prospect development liaison, collaborating with units across campus to explore funding and partnership opportunities, helping with strategy development and assisting with portfolio management.
Sylvia is an energetic team-player and strong supporter of public higher education, with over 10 years of progressive C&F fundraising experience at Berkeley. She has worked extensively with faculty, deans, senior leadership and others to build effective fundraising strategies that work to the benefit of the university, the larger community, and Berkeley's organizational partners.
Sylvia currently manages the central Foundation Relations and Corporate Philanthropy team, which is housed within University Development and Alumni Relations. Previously, she worked in Corporate Relations for the College of Engineering at Berkeley. Sylvia has a B.A. in English from the University of Georgia and a MPA from Cal State East Bay.
Sylvia serves as a liaison to the following campus units:
Principal Gifts-Strategic Initiatives (UDAR)
Vice Chancellor for Research Office (VCRO)
School of Public Health (SPH)
Computing, Data Science, and Society (CDSS)
Haas School of Business
Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS)
Innovative Genomics Institute (IGI)