Contact Us

Shelly Pearcy
Vice President, University Advancement & Marketing 
(231) 591-2065
ShellyPearcy@ferris.edu

Bob Murray
Associate Vice President for Advancement
(231) 591-2850
RobertMurray@ferris.edu

Barbara Benda
Executive Director of Leadership Giving and Relationships
Grand Rapids Region
(616) 643-1135
BarbaraBenda@ferris.edu

Janel Depew ('89)
Advancement Communications Specialist
(231) 591-3812
JanelDepew@ferris.edu

Sherry Erbes
Gift Processor
(231) 591-2940
SherryErbes@ferris.edu

William Goode
Senior Athletic Advancement Officer
(231) 591-3818
WilliamGoode@ferris.edu

Pamela S. Harvey ('08)
Application Specialist
(231) 591-3819
PamHarvey@ferris.edu

Paul Leek
Annual Giving Officer
(231) 591-3664
PaulLeek@ferris.edu

Sarah Lowen 
Advancement Coordinator
Grand Rapids Region
(616) 643-1135
SarahLowen@ferris.edu

Mary Kay MacIver ('03)
Associate Director for Advancement Technology and Prospect Management
(231) 591-3739
MaryKayMacIver@ferris.edu

Carla Miller
Associate Vice President for Special and Leadership Gifts
Executive Director of the Ferris Foundation
(231) 591-2365
CarlaMiller@ferris.edu

Jen Njenga
Coordinator of Stewardship and Donor Relations
(231) 591-2391
JenNjenga@ferris.edu

Paula Rushford
Advancement Services Analyst
(231) 591-3849
PaulaRushford@ferris.edu

Karen Weber ('11)
Senior Advancement Officer
(231) 591-2895
KarenLerew@ferris.edu

Jennifer Yontz ('85)
Director of Annual Giving and Advancement Services
(231) 591-3817
JenniferYontz@ferris.edu

Jonathan Yordy
Senior Director of Advancement
(231) 591-2852
JonathanYordy@ferris.edu

University Advancement & Marketing
(231) 591-3815
Fax: (231) 591-5299

Ferris State University
Prakken Building 101G
420 Oak Street
Big Rapids, MI 49307