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Julie Lauderbaugh

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Assistant Vice President, Communications and Alumni & Donor Engagement
The FAU Foundation Communications and Alumni & Donor Engagement Staff
561.297.3619 (ADM 247B)
Full Bio

Julie Lauderbaugh is Assistant Vice President, Communications and Alumni & Donor Engagement and oversees the Foundation’s communications related to the campaign, principal giving, donor recognition, stewardship and executive leadership. She also oversees the Alumni Association’s communications, engagement and Annual Giving initiatives.

Lauderbaugh joined the FAU Family in 2018 after two years as a strategic communications consultant for multibillion-dollar philanthropic campaign launches at the University of Florida and UC San Diego.

Prior expertise leading Lauderbaugh to advance the FAU Foundation includes:

  • Strategic planning and content development support for marketing and development campaigns at the University of Georgia and Marlboro College.
  • Former Director of Communications at the University of Florida’s Anita Zucker Center for Excellence in Early Childhood Studies. 
  • Five-year Assistant Director of Content with the University of Washington’s Marketing and Communications team, leading a staff of six and driving the development, production and promotion of the university’s comprehensive “Be Boundless” brand and $6 billion philanthropic campaign.


  • University of Oregon: B.A. Journalism and M.A. Strategic Communications