Interim Vice President for Advancement Sunny Eighmy has been named vice president for advancement. Eighmy has more than 13 years of professional experience at the college.
Michelle Wilkie and Kevin Stittsworth joined Central’s advancement team in December and January, respectively. Wilkie, originally from Hawaii, most recently worked in fundraising and corporate relations for the American Cancer Society in Seattle, Wash. She now serves as a major gifts officer with emphasis in corporations, foundations and grant writing.
Stittsworth, now director of alumni relations, has held communications positions with DuPont Pioneer, Iowa Telecom, Amerus Group and Mercy Medical Center. He most recently served as a consultant for Change and Innovation Agency, an organization that helps health and human services offices improve processes to provide same-day service to clients.
Doyle Monsma joined Central in April as a major gifts officer with emphasis in planned giving. He most recently worked in fundraising as the director of planned giving and development at Des Moines University. Monsma has extensive nonprofit fundraising experience with more than 20 years in the industry.