As senior director of development, Tami is responsible for leading the development and alumni relations operation within the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR). In addition to 16 years of development experience, Tami has a background in banking and trust administration.
Prior to joining MSU, Tami was a trust officer at First of American Bank in Lansing and later at Citizens Bank in Jackson, MI. She started her development career at Michigan State University (MSU) in the Office of Planned Giving where she worked with alumni and friends to establish various types of planned gifts for the benefit of MSU. She left for a time and spent ten years at the University of Iowa Foundation before returning to MSU in 2014, as we launched the public phase of the Empower Extraordinary Campaign.
Tami holds a bachelor of science in finance from Northwest Missouri State University.