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KSU Foundation adds, promotes employees

By The Mercury

The Kansas State University Foundation recently promoted Tresa Weaver to senior vice president for development from her previous role of overseeing campaigns at the foundation. She will work with the leaders of constituent development, corporate relations, annual giving and gift planning to provide comprehensive, integrated development services.

Weaver has a degree in clothing and textiles from K-State.

She joined the Foundation in 1998 as the director of development for the College of Human Ecology before moving to the campaigns position. Weaver has 19 years of fundraising experience.

Armik Allen joined the Foundation as associate vice president of advancement services, overseeing gift processing and receipting, prospect research and management, events and donor relations.

She joined the foundation with more than 20 years of experience in all aspects of development, most recently serving as AVP of advancement services at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, Calif. Allen graduated with a degree in humanities from the University of California, Irvine in 1987.

Jill Trego joined the Foundation as senior director of human resources.

A native of Wichita, Trego has spent much of her career in Baltimore, Md. working for Under Armour and most recently, as human resources director of U.S. operations for Cangene bioPharma.

She graduated from K-State in 1999 with a degree in English.

Philanthropic contributions to K-State are coordinated by the Kansas State University Foundation.

The foundation staff members work with university partners to build lifelong relationships with alumni, friends, faculty members, staff members and students through involvement and investment in the university.

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