Giving To Concordia


The Foundation of Concordia University Chicago

Concordia University Chicago is honored to partner with our donors, alumni, and community as we equip the next generation of servant leaders. As an institution, we are committed to transparency, accountability, and ethical interactions with our partners in this mission.

You can be confident that your gifts are used judiciously to further the University’s mission and educate students with excellence. Concordia staff is available to answer your questions and help you connect with giving and volunteering opportunities that align with your interests.

Thank you for joining us in this important work.

The Foundation and Alumni Relations Staff

Jeffrey Hynes  
Interim Foundation CEO  
Jeanne Doherty  
Senior Administrative Assistant  

Major Gifts and Planned Giving

Sandra Nelson, CFRE  
Vice President for Major Gifts and Planned Giving  
Naomi Tselepis  Kate Hawley
Senior Gift Officer   Donor Relations Coordinator
708-209-3142  708-209-3160

Alumni Relations & Annual Giving

Paige Craig BA '99, MBA '14  
Senior Director, Alumni Relations
& Annual Giving


Meg Busse, CFRE  
Senior Director, Operations, Research,
and Donor Management
Maria Gedroc-Malo Jennifer Hooten-Meyer
Foundation Communications Database and Event Coordinator
708-488-4116 708-209-3258
Jim Miller, CFRE   
Foundation President, CEO Emeritus