Kay Pearson is the administrative assistant in the University Advancement Office and Secretary to the USAO Foundation Board of Directors. She has been a member of the staff since 2004. University Advancement is responsible for all advancement and development functions at USAO. These include Development, Media and Community Relations, as well as Alumni Development.
As Vice President for University Advancement, Dr. Michael Nealeigh leads the teams responsible for all advancement functions at USAO. These include Development, Media and Community Relations, as well as Alumni Development. Dr. Nealeigh also serves as Executive Director of the USAO Foundation. He joined the USAO administration in 2006.
He also enjoys teaching in the Interdisciplinary Studies program at USAO and serves on the coordinating committees for USAO Symposiums and the Davis-Waldorf Performing Arts Series.
Dr. Nealeigh earned a bachelor's degree from Howard Payne University, a master of divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Ph.D. from Baylor University. He enjoys music, carpentry and spending time with his four children.