The University of Tennessee experienced its best fundraising year to date in 2017-2018, with more than 64,000 alumni and friends contributing more than $397 million. The total was up more than $176 million from 2016-2017.
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The University of Tennessee Foundation announces the appointment of Michael Littlejohn and Phil Wenk as the chair and vice chair, respectively, of the Foundation Board, effective July 1, 2018.
The Foundation’s mission is to enrich the lives of students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the University through alumni engagement, financial stewardship and private gift support. A nonprofit corporation, the Foundation helps meet the needs of the University by augmenting state and institutional funds.
The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees Advancement and Public Affairs Committee is scheduled to meet Feb. 5.
Kerry Witcher, a longtime University of Tennessee administrator, assumes dual interim roles as vice president for development and alumni affairs and as president of the UT Foundation following the retirement of Rickey McCurry later this month.