Meet Our Team

The Office of University Advancement brings together a qualified group of people dedicated to one common goal: to increase the Kingdom of God by providing Christian scholars with state-of-the-art facilities, exceptional faculty, and innovative programs. Through their efforts, the Advancement team gathers significant resources to expand Azusa Pacific’s physical boundaries and spiritual reach.


Kristin Albright
Assistant Director of Prospect Research
(626) 815-6000, Ext. 5544

SuzeAnne Araujo
Advancement Services Records Assistant
(626) 815-5037

Loretta Atwan
Event Coordinator
(626) 387-5827

Dennis Beckwith
Director of Gift and Estate Planning
(626) 387-5729

Hank Bode, JD
Vice President Emeritus
(626) 815-5071

Lydia Brown
Advancement Services Records Assistant
(626) 815-5337

Candi Clark
Advancement Services Records Assistant
(626) 815-5330

Sharon Conklin
Director of Annual Giving
(626) 815-5321

Jessica Fujimoto
Associate Director of Stewardship
(626) 815-5335

Amanda Haras
Senior Director of Development
(626) 387-5883

Bernice Hong
Director of Development
(626) 387-5879

Corbin Hoornbeek
Vice President for University Advancement
(626) 815-5331

Tim Kapadia
Director of Development
(626) 812-3007

Sherri Lacy
Matching Gift Coordinator
(626) 815-5333

Alan Leiter
Assistant Director of Advancement Services
(626) 815-5622

Nora MacKenzie
Director of Development
(626) 513-6122

Kim Manning
Executive Assistant
(626) 815-5329

Kayla McGill
Data Analyst
(626) 815-5113

Dennette Miramontes, M.A.
Senior Director of Development and Estate Planning
(626) 815-5070

Carlos Morales
Data Support Analyst
(626) 815-5332

Melissa Owens
Associate Director of Annual Giving
(626) 387-5797

Michael Pavlisin
Director of Development
(626) 815-5326

Michaela Scholz
Phonathon Manager
(626) 815-5497

Beverly Weickert
Director of Development Services
(626) 815-5339

Audrey Yeoh
Director of Foundation Relations
(626) 387-5759