University Advancement

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The Office of University Advancement works to secure financial commitments to MNU that will sustain and strengthen our mission. We strive to grow and establish relationships with alumni, parents, friends, faculty and staff, corporations and foundations, in the endeavor to generate support that will help MNU meet its current and long-term financial needs. 

Our Development Team

Name Contact Information
For general inquiries: 913-971-3600 or 877-496-8668
Dr. Jon North
Vice President for University Advancement
Tim Keeton
Associate Vice President for University Advancement
Roger Alexander
Director of Development/Gift Planning
Pete Brumbaugh
Director of Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving
Christa Jenkins
Foundation Accountant
Kathy Lott
Advancement Services Specialist
Melanie Smith
Exec. Admin. Assist. to the VP for University Advancement
Colleen Mitchell
Administrative Assistant for Development

MNU Foundation

A separate 501(c)3 organization, the MidAmerica Nazarene University Foundation is authorized by the University Board of Trustees and exists solely to raise and manage private resources supporting the mission and priorities of the University. The MNU Foundation’s principle activity is to build, manage and invest the university's endowment fund.

The Foundation also seeks to secure planned and deferred-gift instruments in support of the University. Our professional development staff can assist you with trusts, gift annuities and bequest plans. We look forward to serving you as you make plans for a lasting legacy.

MNU Foundation Tax ID is 48-0996330.

University Advancement
MidAmerica Nazarene University
Lunn Building
2030 E. College Way
Olathe, KS 66062-1899
Office Hours

Please note: Charitable gifts to MidAmerica Nazarene University are tax deductible for federal income tax purposes.

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