Stephenson appointed executive director of Foundation, Development and Alumni Engagement

Stacia Stephenson

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville announces the appointment of Stacia Stephenson as executive director of Development and Alumni Engagement and the UW-Platteville Foundation.

“We welcome Stacia to the executive director position of the UW-Platteville Foundation,” said Joe Denk, board chair of the UW-Platteville Foundation. “She brings extraordinary relevant experience, great institutional knowledge and an outstanding record of achievement. We will look for her to expand and build on the incredible levels of growth achieved by the Foundation in recent years.”

Stephenson, a UW-Platteville alumna, has more than 13 years of fundraising leadership experience, with the majority spent at UW-Platteville. She has most recently served in the role of interim executive director of Development and Alumni Engagement and the UW-Platteville Foundation, as well as director of major gifts. Stephenson’s experience has fostered strong relationships with alumni and donors and contributed to four consecutive years of record-breaking fundraising for the UW-Platteville Foundation.

"I am incredibly excited for this journey,” said Stephenson. “It's an honor to take on this role and be entrusted with such a vital responsibility. I am truly thrilled to have the opportunity to contribute to the ongoing success and growth of the Foundation. Together, with our dedicated team and supporters, I am committed to advancing the mission of the UW-Platteville Foundation. I look forward to working collaboratively to make a meaningful impact on the lives of our students and the entire campus community."