Jamie Blessinger

Development Assistant, Office of Corporate and Foundation Engagement

Jamie joined the Office of Corporate & Foundation Engagement in October, 2014.  She serves as office manager and is responsible for day-to-day operational functions for CFE.  She organizes prospect strategy development, solicitation preparation, data cultivation and manages the submission process for smaller grant applications.  She provides general administrative support, oversees on-campus corporate and foundation site visits and events, oversees the athletic ticket process and acts as the liaison between CFE and other executive offices throughout campus.

Jamie comes to us from the College of Arts & Sciences where she assisted the Development team with operational functions and fundraising support for the university’s largest college.  Prior to coming to East Tennessee, she worked in the Business Office and Financial Aid Office at the University of Tampa.  She brings over 20-years of higher education experience to the Center for Corporate and Foundation Engagement.