VPR Office of Advancement

The VPR Office of Advancement makes our future better by supporting research outcomes, as well as current and future researchers, that improve our world.

Our office facilitates collaboration across the university with academic leadership, development directors, and other key personnel, to lead, create, implement, and execute successful fundraising strategies to further the research and service aspects of Colorado State University’s land grant mission. We support the sustained growth of CSU’s world-class research enterprise by diversifying the funding portfolio for its research strengths, opportunities, and innovations.

Fundraising Focus Areas

Meet the Team

Ann Marie Bliley

Ann Marie Bliley-Ester

Managing Director of Development
Kyle Dunbar

Kyle Dunbar

Assistant Director of Development
Andrew Kimsey

Andrew Kimsey

Associate Director of Development
Alexandra Pool

Alexandra Pool

Development Coordinator

Mallory Shields, PhD

Development Associate

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