Institutional Advancement supports the mission of Huston-Tillotson University while seeking opportunities to cultivate donors. Development, Alumni Affairs, Public Relations and Marketing, and Sponsored Programs fall within the unit. The annual President’s Mankind Assisting Student Kindle Educational Dreams (MASKED) Scholarship Gala, Reunion Weekend, and Homecoming are a few of the events sponsored by the department. Major projects include the restoration of the Anthony and Louise Viaer-Alumni Hall in which the unit is housed and the upcoming Health and Wellness Center.
The Institutional Advancement staff looks forward to meeting you.
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Dr. Roderick L. Smothers
Senior Development Officer
Director of Alumni Affairs
Ms. LaJuana R. Napier
Director of Development
Mr. J. Alex Simpson
Director Public Relations and Marketing
Mrs. Linda Y. Jackson
Director of Advancement Services
Prospect Research and Stewardship Manager
Ms. Melody Fullylove
Ms. Ashley Smith
Media Specialist/Special Events Coordinator
Interim Donor Relations Specialist
Mr. Irmease Banks
Make A Difference, Give Back to HT
Your gift of any size makes a difference to us. There are many convenient ways to make a gift.
If you prefer to mail your gift, please make your check payable to Huston-Tillotson University and send to the following address:
Institutional Advancement – Annual Fund
900 Chicon Street
Austin, Texas 78702-2795
If you prefer to make your gift by fax, please complete the printable form with your credit card number, and fax it to 512.505.3196.
To make a gift by telephone, please call 512.505.3073 Monday – Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. CST. Huston-Tillotson accepts MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and American Express payments over the telephone.