OFFICE  for ADVANCEMENT

2021 SCHOLARSHIP BANQUET (SOLD OUT)
October 26, 2021 • Arthur R. Outlaw Convention Center

VIP Reception begins at 5:15 – Banquet begins at 6:30


2021 Scholarship Banquet

We Reached the Finish Line!

We are extremely grateful for everyone that supported the development of the new J. L. Bedsole Sports Performance Center. This complex will have a major impact on our campus and in the lives of our student-athletes. Thank you!


CAMPUS UPDATES 2020

GIVE DAY 2021

GIVE DAY 2021

President’s Advisory Council

Dr. Wendell Barnhill
Principal/Owner, Barnhill Properties

Roger Cole
Trust Officer, Regions Bank

Mr. Butch Emmons

Dr. Faron Hollinger
Principal/CEO, Akribos Consulting

Dr. Aaron Milner
Superintendent, Saraland City Schools

Deborah Nelson
Brett-Robinson

Tramaine Perry
Vice President, Hancock Whitney Bank

Mr. and Mrs. John L. Pope

Paul Read
Vice President and Chief Nursing Executive, Springhill Medical Center

Bill Silver
President, Saraland Board of Education

Mikell Speaks
Executive Vice President, Speaks & Associates Engineering

Dr. Scott Wright
General & Artistic Director, Mobile Opera

Presidential Partners

Dr. John Killian, Chairman

Director of Missions, Fayette County Baptist Association

Michael Bedford
Retired Pastor, College Park Baptist Church

Ashleigh Coats
Studio Manager/Instructor, Pure Barre

Rick Ellison
Director of Missions, Baldwin Baptist Association

Joey Hanner
Pastor, Union 3 Baptist Church in Fayette, Alabama

Dr. Endel Lee
Navy Chaplain Rear Admiral (Ret.)

Chuck Oliver 
  
Pastor, Grace Baptist Church in Fayette, Alabama

Dr. Herb Thomas

Lead Pastor, Circlewood Baptist Church in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Dr. Daniel Wilson

Director of the Evangelism Office, Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions


Matthew Wilson, Vice-Chairman

Church Engagement Relationship Manager, Compassion International

Dr. Derek Allen
Senior Pastor, First Baptist Tillman’s Corner


Jeremy Burrage

Lead Pastor, Capstone Church in Northport, Alabama

Dr. Stuart R. Davidson

Senior Pastor, Eastern Shore Baptist Church

Thomas Fletcher
Pastor, Livingston First Baptist Church

David Kelley

Pastor, Calvary Baptist Church in Fayette, Alabama

Dr. James Mercer
Pastor, Hollinger’s Island Baptist Church


Dr. Cecil Sanders

Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church in  Headland, Alabama

Mark Whittington
Pastor, Evergreen Baptist Church

CONTACT OUR TEAM

Dr. Bruce Earnest
Vice President for Advancement
605.670.8180
bearnest@umobile.edu

Brian Boyle
Executive Director, University of Mobile Foundation
251.442.2287
bboyle@umobile.edu

Allie Ratcliff
Director of Alumni Programs and Community Engagement
251.442.2226
aratcliff@umobile.edu

Caleb Croom
Director of Annual Giving and Stewardship
251.442.2585
ccroom@umobile.edu

Dr. Roger Breland
Special Assistant to the President
rbreland@umobile.edu

Dr. Curtis Brewer 
Special Assistant for Presidential Initiatives
O: 251.442.2913
C: 601.551.3381
Cbrewer3211@gmail.com