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 are not sure who to contact, please call 614-688-3197.
James "Jim" Miller returned to lead the efforts of Fisher's Office of Advancement as Associate to the Dean in November 2015. Jim previously served the college in the "Affirm Thy Friendship" campaign and was with the college when Max M. Fisher made his naming gift. Jim works closely with many groups across the college and university to ensure we are delivering on our goals as set forth by Dean Anil K. Makhija.
Senior Director of External Partnerships
Mike Durik serves as Senior Director of Development of External Partnerships at Fisher College of Business. In this role, he leads all corporate engagement efforts at Fisher and finds meaningful ways for companies to engage with the college.
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 Dowdall returned to Fisher College of Business in 2017 to represent Fisher's Advancement efforts in the western half of the United States. Brian previously served the college for 14 years in a number of fundraising and management capacities. Since that time he led two other top-tier business school advancement programs. He currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona.
Amy Milbourne focuses on generating private support and serves as a connector to alumni and the business community throughout the Midwest. Amy welcomes all business leaders including alumni to engage with the college and be active participants in the Fisher Global Council which is designed to strengthen the Fisher business network across the globe.
Liz Liston joined the Advancement team at the Fisher College of Business in 2018. She focuses primarily on building and strengthening relationships with Fisher alumni and friends throughout Central Ohio, Georgia and the eastern coast of Florida.
Kevin D. Beran joined the Fisher College of Business Advancement Team in 2017. He spends the majority of his time developing and maintaining relationships with Fisher alumni and friends in Central Ohio; Cleveland, Ohio; Washington, D.C.; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and the Southeast region of the United States.
MICHELLE R. KELLY
Associate Director of Development
Michelle Kelly joined the Advancement team at the Fisher College of Business in 2018. She focuses primarily on building and strengthening relationships with Fisher alumni and friends throughout Central Ohio, Dayton, Toledo, Detroit and Indianapolis.
Stewardship and Operations
Senior Director of Operations and Stewardship