STAFF DIRECTORY


Jerry Baker
Executive Director

Email
843-953-6550


Derek Davis
Director of Development
Annual Fund

Email
843-953-5472


Matt Creeron
Development Officer

Email
843-953-6578


Anna Vergelli
Development Associate

Email
843-953-5329



Patricia Moss
Financial Director

Email
843-953-7504

 

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Derek Davis

Assistant Director

Derek Davis joined the the College of Charleston Athletic Fund (CAF) in April of 2013 and currently serves as Assistant Director.  He is responsible for all Premium Seating needs as well as the Parking and Hospitality programs that the the College of Charleston Athletic Fund utilizes throughout the year.  He is also instrumental in the identification, solicitation, and cultivation of prospects and donors which impacts the growth of the the College of Charleston Athletic Fund in the areas of membership and scholarship funds.

Derek graduated from NC State University in 2009 with a degree in Sport Management.  During his years at NC State he served as a Student Videographer for the Football team where he filmed all practices and games as well as broke down film for the coaching staff.

Prior to joining the the College of Charleston Athletic Fund, Derek worked with the Wolfpack Club at NC State University.  Originally from Bryson City, North Carolina, he currently resides on James Island.

Matt Creeron

Development Officer

Matt Creeron began his role as Development Officer for the College of Charleston Athletic Fund in September 2018.

Prior to the College of Charleston, Creeron served as a Development Assistant for The Deacon Club at Wake Forest University, the athletic department's fundraising arm for student-athletes. There, he assisted with analytics, the annual fund and special events.

A 2016 graduate of St. Bonaventure University, Creeron earned his bachelor's degree in sports studies with a concentration in sports management and a minor in marketing. Looking to pursue a career in college athletics, he attended graduate school and later completed his MBA degree from St. Bonaventure in 2017.

A native of East Northport, N.Y., Creeron now resides in West Ashley.

Megan Spellman

Development Associate

Megan Spellman joined The Cougar Club in August 2018 and serves as Development Associate.

She is primarily responsible for assisting the Executive Director, Director of Development and Board of Directors achieve specific annual revenue goals and carry out the implementation of fundraising and resource development activities. Spellman will also coordinate special events, game day hospitality management, donor cultivation & stewardship, and marketing & communications for the athletic department's fundraising arm.

Prior to joining The Cougar Club, she served as Membership Sales & Marketing Coordinator for The One Hundred Club in Portsmouth, N.H.

A 2016 graduate of the University of New Hampshire, Spellman earned her bachelor's degree in program & event management. She also minored in sport studies and has been involved with sports her whole life.

Originally from Waterford, Conn., Spellman currently resides in Mt. Pleasant and is thrilled to be living in the Charleston area.

Megan Spellman

Development Associate

Anna Vergelli joined the College of Charleston Athletic Fund team as Development Associate in August of 2020.

She is primarily responsible for assisting the staff achieve specific annual revenue goals and carry out the implementation of fundraising and resource development activities. Anna will also coordinate special events, game day hospitality management, donor cultivation & stewardship, as well as marketing & communications for the athletic department's fundraising arm.

Prior to joining The Charleston Athletic Fund, she served as an Inside Sales Associate for the Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Devils in Philadelphia, PA.

A 2019 graduate of the University of South Carolina, Vergelli earned her bachelor's degree in Sport and Entertainment Management, with a concentration in Advertising and Public Relations.

Originally from Gaithersburg, Maryland, Vergelli currently resides in Mt. Pleasant and is excited to get to know all the donors and become a part of the CofC community.

Patricia Moss

Financial Director

Patricia Moss has been with the College of Charleston since 1996.  While working at the Foundation Patricia started helping the College of Charleston Athletic Fund with their accounting process.  In 2001 she split her time between the Foundation and the College of Charleston Athletic Fund , and by 2002 became the College of Charleston Athletic Fund 's Financial Director.

Outside of the College of Charleston Athletic Fund Patricia enjoys working with the film and catalog industry.

Beth Jackson

Staff Accountant

Beth came to the College of Charleston Athletic Fund team in April of 2014. She brings with her a career in Corporate Banking Finance and Internal Auditing.

Beth lives on Johns Island—is Mom to her college-aged daughter—and enjoys tending to her Pug dog, gardens, and home.