Organizational Charts & Biographies

Associate Vice President, Development & Executive Director, UA Foundation - Megan Riebe

Kate Ripley
Phone: 907.786.7746 Fax: 907.786.1369

UA Foundation
Suite 203G University of Alaska
Bragaw Office Building
1815 Bragaw Street
Anchorage, AK 99508

Megan Riebe was hired as Associate Vice President of Development and Executive Director of the UA Foundation in 2012.  In her dual role Riebe provides day-to-day management of the Foundation and serves as a key player in system-wide fund development efforts.

Riebe has more than sixteen years of experience in fundraising and non-profit management, including ten years in higher education. Previously she worked at Gonzaga University where she was the Director of Development for Strategy and Leadership Gifts. Prior to that, she worked in a variety of development roles for Washington State University, her alma mater, and for the Washington State University Foundation including Director of the Washington State 4-H Foundation. Prior to her higher education experience, she led development efforts for two non-profit organizations engaged in natural resources conservation and economic development work on the coast of Washington State, and was a private fundraising consultant to a number of community non-profits.

Riebe earned a B.A. in Business Administration and Marketing from WSU, and earned the Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) designation in 2012. She is a long-standing member of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education and an active member of the Alaska Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.