Chelsea Skluzacek, Assistant Director of Annual Giving

Address: 126 Alumni & Foundation Center
Phone: 507-389-5951


Bachelor of Science, Social Work
Minnesota State Unversity, Mankato, '06


I am from southern Minnesota and am a proud first-generation college graduate from Minnesota State University, Mankato. I started my career in fundraising in 2006 when I was hired as a student employee for the Annual Giving Call Center on campus. This position was a life-changing experience and brought out my appreciation for the University and it’s donors. I am beyond grateful to fundraise for the University and to still be a part of the call center and to work with students.

For Fun

If I won the lottery tomorrow, I'd start an event planning business to help environmental non-profits fundraise. And, you know, keep working here.

If I weren't so damn good at my job, I'd probably be a trapeze artist and perform in traveling shows.

Advice I would give a candidate who wants to join our team of superstars is it will be one of the best decisions you will ever make, I mean like, ever!

The most inspiring part of my job is to see the campus community supporting current students and helping build a better tomorrow!

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