Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College Leadership Circle

Contact us

Brittney Snyder

Director of Development


Leslie Wasem

Development Officer


An invitation from Carole Basile

As dean of Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, I am constantly looking for new ways we can fulfill our mission to create knowledge, mobilize people and take action to improve education. Your membership in the MLFTC Leadership Circle helps us do all three.

The Leadership Circle recognizes donors who exemplify our college’s commitment to bring people and ideas together to address the toughest problems confronting today’s educators.

As a member of the Leadership Circle, you will fuel trailblazing research and support collaborations with schools and districts in our community and around the globe. I invite you to join us, and take action to improve education.



   Carole Basile
   Dean and professor
   Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College



What you can expect

As a member of the Leadership Circle, you will receive:

  • An invitation to an annual member-only event with Dean Basile and other MLFTC leadership

  • Exclusive invitations to select MLFTC events throughout the year

  • Personal updates from Dean Basile on the work Leadership Circle gifts like yours make possible


How to join

Leadership Circle members contribute at least $1,000 annually to the MLFTC Dean’s Innovation Fund ($500 for current educators), directly supporting our work to:

  • Develop and deploy the education workforce

  • Partner with schools and communities in tackling a wide range of challenges

  • Prototype effective systems in schools and other learning environments

  • Connect our research to schools and learners

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Connect with us, and others like you

For information on the Leadership Circle, including benefits of membership and upcoming events, contact Leslie Wasem, MLFTC development officer, at 480-727-1477, or