Mary Margaret Barden, J.D.

Mary Margaret Barden, J.D.

Director of Philanthropy, College of Education and Irvin D. Reid Honors College


Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 - 5:30 pm,   January - December

Undergraduate Library #2529

Mary Margaret Barden, J.D.

Degrees and Certifications

B.S., Indiana University, Bloomington IN

J.D., University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit MI


Direct all fundraising efforts for the College of Education and the Irvin D. Reid Honors College, including: assisting donors in establishing annual and endowed scholarship funds to support students/faculty/administration of both units.  Meeting with interested parties to explore their interests in support and match their passion with the needs of the College of Education and the Irvin D. Reid Honors College.

Community Engagement Activities

 From 2003 - 2015, active in the Greater Detroit Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP); serving on the Board of Directors from 2009 - 2015 and as President 2012-2013.  Current service on AFP's National Philanthropy Day Award Selection Committee, Mentorship AFP Mentor (since 2010) and AFP's Committee on Directorship (for four years).

Current service on the University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy Development Committee 2019 - present.



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