Director of Development
Toni Burningham is a proud alumna of Illinois State University and pleased to be a representative of her alma mater. In her role as director, she works closely with administrators and academic deans of all of the colleges to ensure that alumni and friends have an opportunity to be a part of the dynamic and vibrant culture at ISU. She is happy to answer your questions and help you start your philanthropic journey.
Toni has worked at ISU for eight years: three years as the associate director for the College of Business and five years as development associate. Previous to her career at ISU, she had the pleasure of working for nine years with alumni at the University of California Los Angeles.
Toni is currently working on her Masters in Communication, graduating in May ‘17. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, biking, walking her dog and spending time with her busy family. Her husband serves as a chairperson at Illinois State University and both of their children are proud Redbird alums.
Contact Toni today to begin a conversation about the ways your philanthropy can help support your passion.