Office of Advancement
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How and where you choose to make your philanthropic impact is a very personal decision. Contact a team member in the Office of Advancement to explore giving opportunities that match your interests and passions at Fisher. If you not sure who to contact, please call 614-688-3197.


Development

Matt MeyerMATTHEW MEYER
Senior Director of Development

Email: meyer.31@osu.edu
Direct: 614-292-4271

Matthew “Matt” Meyer serves as Senior Director of Development at Fisher College of Business. In this role, he leads a team of fundraising professionals who partner with Fisher’s leadership and academic units to secure private support for the college.

Brian DowdallBRIAN DOWDALL
Senior Director of Advancement

Email: dowdall.1@osu.edu

Brian Dowdall leads Fisher's Advancement efforts in the western half of the United States He resides in Phoenix, Arizona. He previously served the college in a number of fundraising and management capacities in Columbus. He has also led two other top-tier business school advancement programs. 

Seth DunnSETH M. DUNN
Director of Development

Email: dunn.428@osu.edu
Direct: 614-514-5966

Seth Dunn was a proud Buckeye staff member for over ten years before arriving at Fisher as a Director of Development. He concentrates his time strengthening relationships with friends and alumni of the Fisher community while collaborating with and securing support for students, faculty, research and departments.

Ryan GilleyRYAN L. GILLEY
Director of Corporate Relations

Email: gilley.34@osu.edu
Direct: 614-688-0089

Ryan L. Gilley leads corporate engagement initiatives on behalf of the Fisher College of Business. He works collaboratively with Fisher’s leadership to facilitate industry-academia partnerships.

SHIVANI PRAVIN JETHWASHIVANI PRAVIN JETHWA
Director of Development

Email: jethwa.1@osu.edu
Direct: 614-247-1697

Shivani Jethwa serves as the Director of Development at Fisher College of Business. In this role, she focuses on building and strengthening relationships with alumni and friends while collaborating with Fisher’s leadership and academic units to secure private support for the college.

Michelle KellyMICHELLE R. KELLY
Director of Development

Email: kelly.1470@osu.edu
Direct: 614-292-6484

Michelle R. Kelly focuses primarily on building and strengthening relationships with Fisher alumni and friends throughout Central Ohio, Dayton, Toledo, Detroit, Indianapolis, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.


Stewardship and Operations

Katie MellettKATIE MELLETT
Senior Director of Operations and Stewardship

Email: mellett.3@osu.edu
Direct: 614-292-2417

Katie Mellett serves as the Senior Director of Stewardship and Operations. She leads the efforts for donor relations and fund stewardship for the college. She has been with Fisher since 2006.