Serving as the liaison between Georgia Tech and private foundations, the Office of Foundation Relations initiates, cultivates, and secures funding from private foundations to support the Institute’s priorities and strategic initiatives.

Contact Us

Birgit Burton
Executive Director of Development
Foundation Relations
404.385.0746
Shelese Lane
Director
Foundation Relations
404.385.8116
Virginia Sheppard
Associate Director
Foundation Relations
404.894.2481
Tiffany Sylve
Senior Development Assistant
Foundation Relations
404.894.6699

Foundation Relations Support

Leah Huffstatler
Senior Research Analyst
Development Research
404.894.9401

Foundation Relations Unit Partners

Leslie Roberts
Associate Director of Development
College of Sciences
404.894.5260
Luke O’Connell
Director of Development II
Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
404.385.0471
Jeffrey Colburn
Director of Development
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
404.894.0274
Ashley Coogan
Director of Development
College of Sciences
404.894.3529
Jeffrey Davis
Director of Development
Corporate Engagement
404.894.3732
Jada Marcum
Director of Development
Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts
470.578.6877