Darlene Hazamy joined the FAU Foundation team in 2014 and is the Executive Administrative Assistant to Chris Delisio, Vice President for Institutional Advancement and CEO of the FAU Foundation, Inc.
Upon joining the FAU Foundation team, Darlene coordinated the complex tasks of planned giving and gift processing. As Operations Administrator for Gift Planning, she managed gift agreements, review of documentation prior to legal counsel, legal counsel liaison and tracking of university-wide naming opportunities.
Though a Michigan native, Darlene moved to Florida and grew up within a mile of FAU, and is a proud alumna of AD Henderson University School, located on FAU’s Boca Raton campus. Previously, she worked for over 23 years as a paralegal at Broad and Cassel, Attorneys at Law in Boca Raton. She returned to her academic roots at FAU, joining the Division of Research in 2013, coordinating the intellectual property processing and patent submissions.