AFP East Texas Chapter September 2019 Program
Tuesday September 10, 2019
11:30 am-1 pm
Hollytree Country Club
6700 Hollytree Dr., Tyler, TX 75703
Join us for a presentation by Orrie Covert, Vice President of University Advancement for UT Tyler.
Members are $10. Non-Members $30.
Please RSVP by Sept 9, 2019.
About our Presenter:
As Vice President for Advancement, Orrie oversees Alumni Relations, Career Success, Advancement and Fundraising at UT Tyler. The Vice President is also a member of the President’s Cabinet and advises the President on advancement goals, strategic planning and resource allocations.
Prior to joining the UT Tyler team, Orrie served as the Senior Associate Vice Chancellor at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri. During his time at MIZZOU he was responsible for the school and colleges, MU Health Systems and Central Development fundraising staffs. While also serving as the Intercollegiate Athletics fundraising liaison and the Our Time to Lead $1.3 B campaign manager.
Orrie has also served as the Assistant Vice President for Development at the University of Florida and the Vice President for University Advancement and Executive Director for the Northwest Foundation at Northwest Missouri State University from 2005 to 2011. Orrie began his fundraising career in 2002 as Director of Development at Syracuse University.
After earning his undergraduate degree in business administration from Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa. Orrie went on to complete the Fundraising Certificate program at the University of Missouri at Kansas City before earning his MAPA from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs.