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Meet our team

Mailing address: 
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences 
Development and External Relations
University of California 
One Shields Avenue 
Davis, CA 95616 

To mail gifts, please send to:
Advancement Services - Attn: CAES
University of California, Davis
202 Cousteau Place, Suite 185
Davis, CA 95618

Office location: 
Robbins Annex - 190 California Avenue 
(530) 754-8961

Annie Roeser
Annie Roeser
Assistant Dean of Development and External Relations
  • Advancement Team Management
  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Biological and Agricultural Engineering
  • Entomology and Nematology
Oliver Ramsey Oliver Ramsey 
Executive Director of Development
  • Agricultural and Resource Economics
  • Animal Science
  • Foundation Plant Sciences
  • Development Team Management
Jennifer Martinez
Jennifer Martinez 
Managing Senior Director of Development
  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Viticulture and Enology
  • Plant Sciences
  • Plant Pathology
  • Land, Air, and Water Resources
Melissa Haworth
Melissa Haworth 
Senior Director of Development 
  • Foundation and Corporate Relations
Tess Dyer
Tess Dyer 
Senior Director of Development 
  • Resnick Center for Agricultural Innovation Fundraising and Agricultural Sciences
Shani Alford Shani Alford 
Assistant Director of Development
  • Human and Social Sciences
  • Human Ecology
  • Nutrition
Jen Thayer
Jennifer Thayer
Associate Director of Development and Donor Relations
  • Annual Giving
  • Donor relations and stewardship
  • External Relations Team Management
Phil Schwartz
Phil Schwartz
Assistant Director of Alumni and Volunteer Engagement
  • Alumni & Volunteer Engagement
  • Outreach and Programs
Noah Betman
Noah Betman
Development Analyst
  • Donor Relations and stewardship
  • Gift administration
Debbie Norden Debbie Norden 
Development Associate 
  • Donor relations and stewardship
  • Gift administration
  • Development team support