<span>Office of</span> Institutional Advancement

Office of Institutional Advancement

Office of Institutional Advancement

Welcome to the Philander Smith University Office of Institutional Advancement. We are your gateway to engaging with our vibrant community, supporting the mission of our esteemed institution, and shaping a brighter future for our students and the world they will impact. As the driving force behind philanthropic efforts, PSU’s brand, alumni relations, and partnerships, our dedicated team is committed to fostering lasting connections and facilitating transformative opportunities. Together, we are advancing the legacy and educational excellence of Philander Smith University. Join us in making a difference and explore the various ways you can get involved with our institution today.


At Philander Smith University, we take pride in nurturing successful, competent alumni who are dedicated to bettering our society. Your donation plays a crucial role in empowering our students to excel academically, develop leadership skills, and engage in community service. By supporting us, you contribute to the cultivation of future leaders who will make a positive impact on our world.

Dr. Kaleybra Mitchell
Interim Vice President
Office of Institutional Advancement
(501) 975-8550

Mr. Kevin Cooper, '08
Director of Development
Office of Institutional Advancement
(501) 975-8535

Ms. Carmen Bradford
Director of Marketing & Public Relations
Office of Institutional Advancement
(501) 370-5214

Mr. Trevon Bowman
Media Specialist
Office of Institutional Advancement