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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
Ashley Lainhart was born and raised in Lynn Haven, FL and graduated from Florida State University in Tallahassee, FL in 2003. Her background consists of more than 13 years in regional retail banking developing, deepening and maintaining relationships with her clients. Her life insurance & fixed annuities license also brings the necessary knowledge to discuss charitable estate planning solutions. Ashley’s desire to foster long-term relationships, along with her conservative legacy-building approach, helps her to not only understand the ultimate goals of the donors with whom she works, but allows her to partner to strategically align gift and estate planning solutions based on the donor’s philanthropic, financial and estate planning objectives.
Phone: (850) 644-2142
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 and Estate 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