Institutional Advancement and Development

Office of Institutional Advancement and Development

The Office of Institutional Advancement is responsible for the growth of the university and long-term relationships with alumni, corporations and other constituencies of Saint Augustine's University. Institutional Advancement assumes responsibility for gifts and grants, alumni affairs, sponsored programs, community development, marketing and communications.


Institutional Advancement seeks to advance public understanding, build and strengthen lifelong relationships, and enhance philanthropy in support of Saint Augustine's University.


  • Alumni Affairs
  • Community Development Corporation
  • Corporate and Foundation Relations

Dr. Steven E. Hairston, Ph.D.
Vice President for Institutional Advancement and Chief Operating Officer

Phone: 919-516-4410

Rev. Charles L. Fischer III
Associate Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Phone: 919-516-4090

Jenna Andreasen
Administrative Assistant for Institutional Advancement & Development

Phone: 919-516-4092

Sheryl Harris-Ximines
Director of Alumni Affairs

Phone: 919-516-4343

Candice Murray
Development Coordinator

Phone: 919-516-4024