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The UMass Dartmouth Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization created to render financial assistance and aid in the development effort and the educational programs of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Governed by its Board of Directors, the UMass Dartmouth Foundation receives and administers gifts to the University and provides support to the students, faculty and staff through its efforts.

President (ex officio)

Mark Fuller,

Vice President (ex officio)

Michael Goodman
Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Chief Operating Officer


Richard Aubut '75

Vice Chairman

Jeff Duchemin '88


Joe Cozzolino '87

Assistant Treasurer (ex officio)

David Gingerella
Vice Chancellor, Administration and Finance

Executive Director

Dean Hickey
Vice Chancellor, University Advancement


Carol Kozma
Associate Director of Donor Relations


Joe Augustyn '69

Cassie Canastra

Colleen Carney Courtney

Jeff Conway ’87

Esther Emard '75

Jim French ’78

Robert J. Gauvin '85

Richard Lafrance

Jan H. Reynolds '82

Carl Sittard '87

Dena Xifaras

Ex Officio

Matthew C. Witzgall '15
President, Board of Directors/Alumni Association

Brittany Raposa, MA '12, JD '15
President, Board of Directors/Law Alumni Association

Doug Roscoe
President, Faculty Senate


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