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The Corporate and Foundation Relations team looks forward to assisting members of the Vanderbilt community and representatives from foundations in the pursuit of meaningful, strategic partnerships. Please contact us to discuss how we can help.

Contact us at

  Name Phone
 Solomon Dinessa Solomon  Executive Director (615) 895-4915 
Kimberly Berry Kimberly Berry Director   (615) 875-2540
 Karissa Womack Karissa Womack Assistant Director    (615) 343-4574
headshot of Barry Puckett



Barry Puckett



Development Coordinator



(615) 322-1261

Kirra Cruise-Streat



Kirra Cruise-Streat



Administrative Assistant



(615) 322-8856


Loews Vanderbilt Plaza
2100 West End Avenue, Suite 1200
Nashville, TN  37203
Phone: (615) 322-8856

Other Vanderbilt Contacts 

Name Phone
Janiece Harrison Director, Office of Sponsored Programs (615) 322-1722
Dr. Katharine S. Brooks Evans Family Executive Director, Career Center (615) 875-8136
 John Geer Vice Provost for Academic and Strategic Affairs (615) 343-5746
Padma Raghavan Vice Provost for Research (615) 322-6067
Skip Culbertson Executive Director, Executive Education      (615) 343-3729 
Alan Bentley Assistant Vice Chancellor, Center for Technology
Transfer and Commercialization 
 (615) 343-2430 
Erin Morrison Executive Director, VUMC Corporate and Foundation Relations      (615) 936-3088