Principal Gifts Team

Members of the Principal Gifts Team serve as University ambassadors who develop relationships and connect constituents throughout the country and internationally with Colorado State University, and match constituents’ philanthropic interests with the greatest needs of the University.

For more information, contact:

Mike LaPlante
Associate Vice President for Development
(970) 491-5669 office
(970) 218-0101 cell
mike.laplante@colostate.edu

John Festervand
Regional Director for East/South
(970) 491-2167 office
john.festervand@colostate.edu

Amanda Giacalone
Regional Director for Mid/South
(970) 491-2025 office
amanda.giacalone@colostate.edu

Shannon Mosness
Regional Director for Southwest
(970) 491-7028 office
shannon.mosness@colostate.edu

Lydia McPeek
Assistant Director of Regional Development
(970) 491-3536 office
lydia.mcpeek@colostate.edu

** New regional map is under construction. Stay tuned!

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