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Michele Guinane ’06

Michele Guinane

Title (field 2)
Annual Giving Coordinator
FAU Class of 2006
Department
The FAU Foundation Communications and Alumni & Donor Engagement Staff
Phone
561.297.2512 (FA 216)
Full Bio

Michele Guinane joined the Foundation in 2019 to manage all annual giving campaigns, including appeals, oversight of Alumni Association Membership and crowdfunding for all faculty, staff, and micro campaigns.

She also partners with each member of the Alumni team to incorporate giving in their events, assists the Assistant Vice President to create giving societies and stewardship plans for Annual Giving donors, and staffs the Sponsorship/Membership/Participation committees within the Alumni Association Board.

  • Guinane brings 14 years of event experience to the Foundation, counting 8 years in nonprofit development and including the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County as Director of Foundation Engagement and Programs. 
  • Guinane formerly produced the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk in New York City as Manager of Community Development for The American Cancer Society. The event brought together over 200,000 participants and raised over $6 million.  

Education:

  • Florida Atlantic University: B.A. Communications