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UF/IFAS Advancement

UF/IFAS Advancement

McCarty Hall


Mission Statement

IFAS Advancement fosters essential relationships and secures private support to advance the UF/IFAS land-grant mission.

UF/IFAS Advancement 
1011 McCarty Hall D, University of Florida
P.O. Box 110170 Gainesville, FL 32611
Phone: (352) 392-1975 Fax: (352) 392-5115


Cody Helmer
Cody Helmer
Executive Director of Development
(352) 392-5457

Katherine Davies
Director of Development
(352) 273-2099 

Caylin Newbern
Caylin Hilton
Associate Director,
Annual Giving and 4-H 
(352) 392-5432

Pamela Kight Matchett
Assistant Director of Strategic Initiatives
(352) 392-5436

Kelly Westfall
Development Coordinator
(352) 392-1975 

Julie Conn
Julie Conn
Director of Corporate Relations
(352) 273-2099

John David Hooker II
Associate Director of Development
(352) 294-7868 

Jeff Dobbertien
Assistant Director of Development 
(352) 294-0886 

Debra Hughes
Debra Hughes
Administrative Support Assistant
(352) 392-5434

Caleb Reed
Student Assistant
(352) 392-1975