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Dion Guest is the Senior Director of Gift Planning at the Florida State University Foundation. Dion’s experience in fundraising is extensive with an 11-year stint in the Gift and Estate Planning office at the University of Kentucky, and most recently, four years as Executive Director and House Counsel for the Baptist Healthcare Foundation. Dion earned a B.B.A in Management and a J.D., both from the University of Kentucky. Before his career in development, Dion served as a United States Marine and served in Operation Desert Shield and Operation Desert Storm.
Phone: (850) 644-8253
Hovik works with alumni and friends of the University in the gift planning process. His mission is to serve as the bridge between FSU and what the extended Seminole Family hold dear to their hearts. He has extensive experience throughout the Foundation, including raising capital specifically for the College of Business and has also worked in the Corporate and Foundation Development unit. Hovik received his B.A. in English from Florida State University.
Phone: (850) 645-0492
Marcy grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and started her career in philanthropy at the Academy of Natural Sciences Development Office. She has been with the Office of Gift Planning at the FSU Foundation since 2005. Marcy in responsible for the coordination of support activities for the office including implementing marketing, gift tracking, and day-to-day trusts and estate administration as well as budget management. In her spare time, Marcy enjoys reading, fellowship and outdoor activities.
Phone: (850) 644-0753