Spickard was Executive Director of Development Services at the University of
Michigan. She oversaw the intake, recording,
distribution and reporting of all gifts to the University of
Michigan including securities, which usually number more than
180,000 transactions amounting to about $260-$300 million per year
and was also responsible for managing Alumni and Donor records.
Catherine served as a faculty member at the 2006 CASE Annual
Conference for Senior Advancement Services Professionals and as
Chair of the 2006 and 2007 CASE Gift Processing and Alumni Records Workshops.
Cathy passed away on January 11, 2013.
A Well Run Shop. Presentation on best practices in gift and records administration.
Crisis Planning. Presentation on crisis planning and business continuity for Advancement Services.
Ethics - Ethics and Accountability in Advancement
Gift Processing - Best Practices in Gift Processing
Gift Processing Workshop Presentation
IRS Rules and Regulations. Part 1, Part 2.
Security. Presentation on practical approaches to securing constituent information.