E. Kenneth "Ziggy" Siegfried has joined the Fogelman College as the new Director of Development. His responsibilities will be to oversee the fundraising for the college with a focus on identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding major donors.
Siegfried has spent the last five years working in the Athletics Department at the University of Memphis. He began as an intern and earned three promotions with the last promotion being named the Assistant AD for Development. As Assistant AD his responsibilities were to oversee the development office’s operations and the department's Annual Giving campaign. Since he arrived at the U of M in 2004, unrestricted donations to the athletics department increased from $4 million to $7 million. He has also played a major role in the recent $16 million capital campaign for athletic facilities. We are excited to have him join our team! He is a seasoned development officer who has solid relationship-building skills.
Siegfried earned a B.S. Ed. from The University of Memphis and an M.S. from Middle Tennessee State University. He is currently working towards his doctorate degree at the University of Memphis in Leadership in Higher Education.