Lehigh University logo
Lehigh University logo

Mission Statement

The mission of Advancement Services is to provide information services to the Lehigh community that support and enhance the advancement operations of the university.

Our Services

  • Gift processing
  • Guidance on CASE and IRS regulations
  • Records management
  • Information systems management
  • Reporting and analytics
  • Prospect research
  • Prospect portfolio management
  • Event planning, logistics, and operations
  • Training on information systems and organizational processes
  • Project management

Our Teams

Tom Chaves

Associate Vice President, Advancement Services
(610) 758-6362
thc208@lehigh.edu

Information Processing

Karen Sims

Director, Information Processing
(610) 758-5727
kas507@lehigh.edu

Heather Tomlin

Assistant Director, Information Processing
(610) 758-5635
het214@lehigh.edu

Jane Hontz

Information Processing Assistant
(610) 758-5351
jah714@lehigh.edu

Jessica Kuder

Coordinator
(610) 758-1285
jmk313@lehigh.edu

Bonnie Mesler

Coordinator
(610) 758-4673
bom2@lehigh.edu

Marisol Metcalf

Coordinator
(610) 758-4742
mqm3@lehigh.edu

Information Systems

Sean Shappell

Director, Information Systems
(610) 758-5814
ses211@lehigh.edu

Elias Makhoul

Information Specialist
(610) 758-6525
eam308@lehigh.edu

Jenny Stracke

Systems Specialist
(601) 758-5735
jas814@lehigh.edu

Kathy Kernan

Information Specialist
(610) 758-3120
kak306@lehigh.edu

Luis Villegas '12

Information Specialist
(610) 758-6774
lgv212@lehigh.edu

Prospect Management and Research

Sharon Das

Senior Director, Prospect Management and Research
(610) 758-2741
shd514@lehigh.edu

Sharon Upton

Director, Prospect Research
(610) 758-6166
slu2@lehigh.edu

Stephanie Arantowicz

Senior Researcher
(610) 758-5534
sma13@lehigh.edu

Maureen Eisenhard

Senior Researcher
(610) 758-3128
mae207@lehigh.edu

Jaclyn Jaeger

Prospect Management Analyst
(610) 758-5551
jej314@lehigh.edu

Training

Robin Dougherty

Training Manager
(610) 758-2833
rol5@lehigh.edu

Project Management

Charles Thomasset

Project Manager
(610) 758-4515
cht413@lehigh.edu