Home » Tag Archives: Mississippi State University Foundation

Tag Archives: Mississippi State University Foundation

MSU Foundation names Asya Besova Cooley annual giving director

Asya Besova Cooley, a professional staff member in the Mississippi State University Foundation, is the university’s new annual giving director. In that role, she will direct fundraising efforts that typically focus on gifts made to any MSU area on a continuing basis. Cooley also will be responsible for securing annual gifts for the institution and its academic colleges through direct ...

Read More »

Foundation names leaders, directors

The Mississippi State University Foundation has named 2013 leaders and incoming members for the 46-seat board of directors. Incoming officers with one-year terms that began Jan. 1 include: Bobby S. Shackouls of Houston, Texas; Earnest W. “Earnie” Deavenport of Kiawah Island, S.C. and Banner Elk, N.C.; and, Mary M. Childs of Ripley. MSU staff members make up the remaining board ...

Read More »

Cooley added at Foundation

Asya Besova Cooley has joined the Mississippi State University Foundation as assistant director of annual giving. Cooley will support efforts to secure annual gifts for the land-grant institution. She works with Barbie Hampel, the annual giving director. A native of Southwestern Russia, Cooley holds a bachelor of arts in communications from Alcorn State University and a master of mass communications ...

Read More »

McCarty named director

A veteran fundraiser and campus staff member is the Mississippi State University Foundation’s new executive director of development. Jack R. McCarty of Starkville officially began his duties May 15. He is a Starkville Public Schools graduate who received an MSU agriculture degree in 1991. Since 2007, he has led development efforts of the College of Business. He has been responsible ...

Read More »

MSU foundation names board, officers

The newly elected class for the Mississippi State University Foundation’s 44-member board of directors, as well as officers appointed to a second term, are being announced. Returning for 2011 are James J. “Jim” Rouse of Houston, Texas, president; Bobby Shackouls, also of Houston, vice president; and, D. Hines Brannan of Atlanta, Ga., treasurer. Rouse is a retired vice president of ...

Read More »

Aldridge, Hampel receive promotions

Two professional staff members within the Mississippi State University Foundation are receiving promotions to lead key fundraising areas at the institution. Alumnus Brett Aldridge has been named the new director of development for the College of Education, and Barbie Hampel will now direct the university’s annual giving program. Both began their duties July 1. Aldridge will work with the dean’s ...

Read More »