Meet our Friendly Institutional Advancement Staff


Dr. Kevin Ludlum

Vice President of Institutional Advancement

Gary Vaughn

Executive Director of Marketing

Mike Melcher

Senior Major Gifts Officer

Amber McCloud

Director of Development and Donor Relations

Teresa Young

Director of Alumni Relations

Rodney Watson

Director of the Llano Estacado and Jimmy Dean Museums

Jonathan Petty

Director of Communications

Charlotte Schumacher

Director of Web Services

Amber Smith

Director of Advancement Services

Gary Zacher

Director of Annual Giving

Debra Melcher

Museum Store Manager

Tommie Flick

Administrative Assistant

Elva Hipolito

Administrative Assistant

Kaitlyn Nichols

Administrative Assistant