Thank you for your interest in Oberlin College and Conservatory of Music. If you would like to make a specific kind of gift, please contact one of the various divisions or offices detailed below. For more general inquiries about how you can support Oberlin and our mission of delivering an accessible world-class liberal arts education, please contact us at:
50 W. Lorain St.
Oberlin, OH 44074
Ask a Development Officer
Want to know how you can maximize the impact of your gift to Oberlin? Consult our Development Officers to formulate the most effective way for making the most of your generosity.
Office of the Vice President
Serving the interests of Oberlin’s alumni, parents, and friends, the Office of the Vice President maintains close relationships with donors and volunteers who help make Oberlin a special place.
Oberlin Annual Fund
The Oberlin Annual Fund encourages support of Oberlin and educates potential donors about the importance of annual giving to sustain Oberlin’s tradition of scholastic excellence, academic innovation, and musical artistry. These current use funds support scholarship, student life, and teaching and learning programs.
To make a gift in support of the Annual Fund, please visit Oberlin’s online giving page .
Or, if you’d prefer to send a gift by mail, print a donation form and mail it to:
The Oberlin Annual Fund
Office of Development and Alumni Affairs
50 W. Lorain St.
Oberlin, OH 44074
Connie Skingel, director
Sue Angell ’99, associate director
Angela Mattox, assistant director
Jack Fissinger, assistant director for Undergraduate and Young Alumni Philanthropy
David Stonebraker-Martinex, assistant director
Cynthia Kazaroff, administrative assistant
Development Operations and Communications
The office of Development Operations oversees the offices of Donor Relations, Development Resources, and Development IT.
Donor Relations Staff
Development Communications Staff
J Keirn-Swanson, associate director
The Office of Gift Planning is responsible for the deferred giving program, which includes bequests, charitable remainder trusts, charitable gift annuities, and the pooled income fund. The office also handles all gifts of stock, tangible personal property, and real estate.
The Major Gifts staff travels the country to work with Oberlin College alumni and friends to identify individual giving opportunities for annual, endowed, and planned giving. Our gifts officers work to encourage giving at the $50,000 level and above, providing support for faculty, student, and facilities projects.
Jill Medina ’88, director
John Congdon ’90, major gifts officer
Jessica Ford, major gifts officer
Will Gravitt, senior major gifts officer
Sally Takada, major gifts officer
Julie Roman, administrative assistant
Parent and Family Giving
The Parent and Family Giving staff travels the country to work with Oberlin College parents to identify individual giving opportunities for annual, endowed, and planned giving. Our gifts officers work to encourage giving at the $50,000 level and above, providing support for faculty, student, and facilities projects.
The Office of Alumni Relations is dedicated to sustaining lifelong relationships with alumni by providing opportunities to engage with Oberlin College and the community.
M. Danielle Young, assistant vice president
Meena Ghaziasgar, director
Brant Fairchild, associate director
Marissa Evans, assistant director
Jessica Stewart, assistant director
Kim Kosonovich, administrative assistant
Tina Roberts, administrative assistant
Deb Stanfield, administrative assistant
For other alumni services, see the Office of Alumni Relations