Vice President for University Advancement
Dr. Keith Ferguson joined Athens State University on September 1, 2015, as Vice President for University Advancement, where he serves as the senior administrator of the University’s advancement program and is responsible for planning and managing all development and fundraising activities, alumni affairs, government relations, and marketing and public relations. Dr. Ferguson also serves as the University’s liaison to the Athens State University Foundation and is responsible for coordinating its activities in conjunction with the University’s mission and master plan.
Prior to coming to Athens State, Dr. Ferguson served as Executive Director of Development and Public Affairs at Nashville State Community College in Nashville, Tennessee. Dr. Ferguson holds an AAS Degree from Shelby State Community College, a Bachelor’s degree in Management and an MBA from the University of Memphis, and a Ph.D. in Public Administration from Tennessee State University.
Office of University Advancement
300 North Beaty Street
Athens, AL 35611
(800)522-0272 Ext. 215