Alicia Vanlandingham serves as the Donor Relations Coordinator for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs where she fosters gratitude and care for cherished UCCS supporters. Previously, Alicia served as the Campaign Manager/Interim Executive Director for the Give! Campaign where she helped raise $4.8 million for over 100 local nonprofits in the Pikes Peak Region.
Before landing in the development arena, Alicia earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Cultural Anthropology from UCCS and for most of her career worked in the social services field where she served in multiple roles including; Family Advocate at CPCD, Victim Advocate at the 4th Judicial DA's Office and Young Adult Career Counselor for the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Now, she is delighted to be engaged in local fundraising as a current board member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals SoCo and a 2020 graduate of LNOW from Leadership Pikes Peak.
When she is not thanking donors you can find Alicia outside watching birds, writing poetry, taking pictures of her cat or unabashedly singing silly karaoke songs with friends.