MARY C. DRISCOLL, '79
Vice President for University Advancement
As Vice President, Mary provides strategic leadership for the Alumni Relations, Annual Fund, Major Gifts, Planned Giving, Advancement Services, Stewardship, Research, Fundraising Communications and Grants operations.
She has served as Associate Vice President for Advancement since 2007. Prior to that, she served for four years as a Major Gifts officer for the University in the Southeastern United States. She was the Director of Development for the College of Education at the University of Florida from 2002-2004. She also served for two years as the Director of Communication and Development for the ReHabilitation Center in Olean, and from 1988-2000 she progressed through several roles in St. Bonaventure’s Advancement area, including serving as Director of the Annual Fund and Director of Prospect Research.
A 1979 graduate of St. Bonaventure, Mary takes great pride in promoting the future mission of her alma mater.
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MATTHEW J. TORNAMBE, CFRE
Associate Vice President for University Advancement
Matt’s responsibilities include management and marketing of the planned giving program, management of grants, supervision of the major gift officers, and fundraising in the Washington, D.C., Massachusetts and Western New York areas. Matt has more than 20 years’ experience in fundraising. He has diverse experience in not-for-profit management as executive director in both community health and foundation programs.
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MARTIN BLIND, '94, '97
Major Gifts Officer
Martin joined the Advancement staff in 2008 after 10 years in sales. A proud alumnus of St. Bonaventure, he earned two degrees from the University, a bachelor's degree in marketing, 1994, and a master of education degree in counseling, 1997. In the mid-1990s, he also worked for two years in the SBU Office of Admissions recruiting students throughout the northeastern United States.
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JULIE BRIGGS CUNNINGHAM
Director of Annual Giving Programs
Julie is responsible for the strategic execution and management of the University's annual giving programs. She most recently served as executive director and chief professional officer of the Allegany County United Way. During her more than 13 years with United Way, Julie successfully transitioned the company from a traditional fundraising model to a community impact business model. She mobilized a network of more than 100 volunteers and increased United Way campaign donations by 300 percent.
She holds a bachelor of arts degree in psychology/communications from Hiram College.
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JANET GLOGOUSKI, '10
Major Gifts Officer
Janet came to St. Bonaventure in July 2001 as development specialist for the planned giving department. She was promoted to director of scholarships & endowments in March 2004 and in June 2005 was given the additional responsibility of managing the Devereux Giving Society program. In June 2007, Janet was again promoted and now serves the University as a major gifts officer.
Janet holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from St. Bonaventure University, and an associate degree in business administration from Jamestown Community College.
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Associate Director of The Bonaventure Fund
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A native of Olean, NY, Justin joined the Advancement staff at St. Bonaventure in August 2012, after spending the previous two years as an assistant director on the advancement staff at Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva, NY. His responsibilities include assisting in growing the Devereux Giving Society and the 1858 Founders Society, as well as regional fundraising in the Northeastern United States. He holds a bachelor of arts degree in history and government from Daemen College and a master of science degree in higher education administration from Canisius College, where he also served two years as a career development counselor.
ROBERT KEENAN, '74
Associate Director of Planned Giving
Bob is responsible for helping to strategize and coordinate the planned giving program, and working with donors on planned giving opportunities. Following more than 20 years in sales and marketing, Bob joined the Advancement staff in 1997. He is a 1974 graduate of St. Bonaventure University.
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MICHAEL W. KRAMER
Regional Gifts Officer New York Metro Area
Michael has a dual role at St. Bonaventure University. He is both the regional gifts officer for the New York Metro area as well as the fund-raising liaison between University Relations and The Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts.
Michael joined the Advancement staff in 2004 and came to SBU with more than 15 years of non-profit management experience, his most recent position being the director of development for the National Actors Theatre.
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MONICA MATTIOLI, '77
Executive Director of Alumni Operations
Monica Mattioli, class of 1977, is the executive director of alumni operations at St. Bonaventure University. An associate dean and adjunct business instructor at Genesee Community College since 2009, Mattioli is tasked with strengthening the strategic planning of alumni operations, enhancing the role of alumni chapters, and working in partnership with the university's new Career and Professional Readiness Center to bring more alumni into the fold for career, internship and speaking opportunities.
Monica was also executive director of Rochester's Downtown Community Forum; director of development at Mercy Outreach Center; director of corporate compliance at Catholic Family Center in Rochester; senior director of marketing and public relations at Genesee Country Museum; director of marketing and recruitment at Roberts Wesleyan College; and an account specialist with several firms, including Bausch & Lomb and Sentry Group in Rochester.
Mattioli graduated with honors from St. Bonaventure with a degree in modern languages, and earned her master's in management and strategic leadership at Roberts Wesleyan. She has been on SBU's National Alumni Association Board since 2008.
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STEVE MEST, '91
Associate Athletics Director for External Relations
Steve has been a member of the Athletics staff since the fall of 1998. He was named to his current role of Associate Athletics Director for External Relations in June 2007. The 1991 St. Bonaventure graduate is responsible for fundraising, including major gift solicitations, the Bonaventure Athletic Fund annual appeal and the Corporate Partner program. Steve also oversees the department's marketing, promotions, special events and licensing as well as media relations. He was Associate AD for Communications from 2005-07 and was Assistant AD for Communications from 1998-2005. Steve has also served as an adjunct professor in the Jandoli School of Journalism and Mass Communication at St. Bonaventure since 1999 and an adjunct professor in the School of Business since 2005.
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Alan Riddle, '06, '10
Assistant Director of the Annual Fund
As assistant director of the Annual Fund, Alan oversees the design and implementation of solicitation strategies for young alumni, parent groups and the senior class. He joined the Office of Advancement in 2007 after serving as a field representative for former U.S. Congressman Thomas M. Reynolds.
A true Bonnie at heart, Alan holds two degrees from St. Bonaventure (a bachelor’s degree in political science and a master’s degree in integrated marketing communications) and is hard at work on a third (a master’s degree in business administration). When he is not networking with fellow Bonnies, he can often be found on the golf course or hanging out with his pug, Reilly Center.
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