Invite the Chancellor -

Invite the Provost -

Invite the Dean
Contact Alice Fisher, Business Officer, College of Arts and Sciences, (828-262-3078 or at least 4 weeks prior to the event to schedule an appearance by the dean. If the dean confirms attendance to an event, an event brief and speaking engagement request is due 2 weeks prior to the event.

Invite Alumni or Current/Prospective Donors
Contact Carey Fissel, Director of Development, College of Arts and Sciences (828-262-7622 or - provide a minimum notice of 2 weeks for Carey to attend your event.

  • If assistance is needed with gathering a list of current or prospective donors to invite to your event, please provide a minimum of 1 month's notice.
  • If you plan to request an updated alumni list, copy Carey Fissel ( on your request.
  • If you will be charging for your event or otherwise collecting funds at your event, please notify Carey Fissel, she will need to notify the Foundation in advance.
  • If you will be collecting funds, make certain checks are made payable to the Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. and that details are included in the memo line for your campaign, department, etc.
  • If you will need a unique URL to assist with fundraising for your event, please provide her with a minimum of 1 month turnaround time to fulfill this request.