Giving to the College of the Coast & Environment


Your gift to the College of the Coast & Environment will provide cutting-edge resources to assist with coastal and environmental solutions for Louisiana and our nation, enrich educational opportunities, and enhance our ability to attract and retain world-class faculty.


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Opportunities for Philanthropy

We offer philanthropic opportunities in the following areas and would be happy to work with you on customized options as well! 

 Student Scholarships

  • Undergraduate
  • Graduate
  • Study Abroad
  • EnvironMentors

Faculty Support

  • Professorships
  • Chair


  • Upgrades Needed to Conference Area
  • Enhancements that benefit the college community
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Meet the Cypress Cohort

This fundraising team oversees philanthropy and giving for the College of the Coast & Environment as well as the College of Engineering.

Jordan Jopling headshotJordan Jopling
Senior Director of Development

Ritchie headshotRitchie Goebel 
Director of Development

Maddie headshotMadeline “Maddie” Devenney-Brown
Director of Development


Chris headshotChris Marshall
Director of Development

Barbara headshotBarbara Caldwell
Director of Development

Jon headshotJon Carr
Director of Development 


Dainyelle headshotDainyelle Chopin
Assistant Director of Development Services