The Institutional Advancement Office houses FVCC communications and marketing, grants and resource Development and the FVCC Foundation.

The Advancement team is responsible for:

  • Internal and External Communications
  • Media Relations
  • Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Grant Development
  • Private Fundraising

The FVCC Foundation, a non-profit 501(c) 3, assists FVCC with fundraising to support student scholarships, instructional programs and capital projects. Signature events include Festival of Flavors and the Bibler Home and Garden tours.

The Foundation at FVCC Staff Contact Information:

Colleen Unterreiner
Executive Director,
Institutional Advancement
(406) 756-3914

Susan Evans
Associate Director,
FVCC Foundation
(406) 756-3963

Jesse Mahugh
Assistant Director,
FVCC Foundation
(406) 756-4388

Ben Deremiah
Events Coordinator
(406) 756-3632

Marketing Staff Contact Information:

Chris DeManche
Executive Director of Marketing & Communications
(406) 756-3668

Sally Johnson
Graphic Design Specialist
(406) 756-3910

Allison Smeltz
Web Content Specialist
(406) 756-3352

Jill Seigmund
Communications Specialist
(406) 756-3834