About Giving

UM Foundation

The University of Montevallo Foundation operates to advance the mission of the University of Montevallo in all of its educational, instructional, service, charitable, and outreach endeavors. The primary purpose of the Foundation is to receive, solicit, accept, hold, administer, use, invest, endow, and disburse private philanthropic gifts, bequests, devises, and all types of property for the exclusive benefit of the University.

The University of Montevallo Foundation was established in December 1973 and incorporated in 1974 as a non-profit corporation operating in accordance with the provisions of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. As such, the Foundation will operate with the highest possible degree of skill and integrity to safeguard the resources entrusted to its stewardship and care.

UM Foundation Board Members

Tracey Morant Adams
Renasant Bank
Executive VP 

Robert (Bob) K. Baker
Hinkle Roofing

Raymond L. Bell
Maynard Cooper
Special Counsel

Mark E. Brandon
University of Alabama
Dean, School of Law

James (Jim) Cavale III
Founder and CEO

Paul N. Doran
Community Philanthropist
Retired (Educator)

Carolyn L. Duncan
Phelps Dunbar LLP
Senior Partner 

Mark P. Eiland
Trustmark (Mobile)
Regional Personal Trust Manager

Brian Ethridge
River Bank & Trust
Birmingham Region President & EVP 

Kevin Gardner
Cahaba Management
President and CEO 

Connie S. Harris
Sheppard-Harris & Associates
Owner, CPA

Kittilax (Apple) Kridakorn
Referee and assigner 

James (Jim) L. Moss
McQueary Henry Bowles Troy, Inc.
Senior VP 

Amy Nenadovich
Neno & Associates

Clayton (Clay) M. Nordan
Independent Publishing

David M. Pickett
Price Waterhouse Cooper
Managing Partner 

Melanie A. Poole
American Village
Communications Officer 

Mitt Schroeder
Central State Bank

Barbara Sloan
The Seasoned Performers
Executive Director

Alison H. Steineker
Southern Company
Manager, Government Relations 

Thomas (Tom) M. Whiting
AccuVein Inc.
Senior Area Manager

Denise (Dee) Woodham
Spring Creek Investments

Brigette Beaton Wright
U.S. Department of the Interior

Contact Us

For more information about the Foundation or to make a gift, please contact us at 205-665-6215 or giving@montevallo.edu.

Mailing Address

UM Foundation and Office of Advancement & Alumni Affairs
Station 6215
Montevallo, AL 35115