Division of University Advancement

University Advancement conducts the university’s fundraising, outreach with donors and management of the funds for the Foundation. The Division includes:

Advancement Services

Alumni Relations

Office of Development



FSU Fundraising Policy

FSU Fundraising Policy (PDF)



FSU Campus Fundraiser Request Form

FSU Campus Fundraiser Request Form (PDF)



Fayetteville State University Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors 2023-2024


  • Chair Mr. J. Ben Brown
  • Vice Chair Mr. Jermaine Coble
  • Secretary Mrs. Vedas Neal
  • Executive Director Mr. Omar O. Bell (Ex-Officio)

Members of the FSU Foundation Board of Directors

  • Mrs. Robin Boddie-Haggins
  • Mrs. Olivia Chavis
  • Mr. Qu Derrick Covington
  • Mr. Christopher G. Davis
  • Mr. Theodore DeBose
  • Dr. John Godbolt
  • Mr. Willie Gray
  • Mr. Jared James
  • Mr. Jermaine Pittman
  • Mr. Raymond Privott
  • Mrs. Monica Carson Sheriff
  • Dr. Cathy Waddell
  • Dr. Reginald Wells
  • Mr. Kevin Wester
  • Mr. Darrell T. Allison, J.D.
    (Ex-Officio: Chancellor)
  • Dr. Kimberly Jeffries Leonard
    (Ex-Officio: BOT Chair)
  • Ms. Linda Coley
    (Ex-Officio: NAA President)
  • Dr. Monica Leach
    (Ex-Officio: Provost)
  • Ms. Maya Martin
    (Ex-Officio: SGA President)
  • Dr. Lillian Wanjagi
    (Ex-Officio: Treasurer)