Cathy D. Thomas
Senior Data Specialist
University Advancement

Cathy Thomas joined the University of Denver in January 2002 as an Office Assistant in the Records Department. In the merged Office of Gifts & Records, she became a Data Specialist in January 2007, then a Senior Data Specialist in November 2007. She has become a subject matter expert concerning Advancement Services' past and present data-handling practices for constituents, as well as manager for data-update requests submitted through the iPioneer email address, by our internal development partners.

A Denver native, Cathy went to New York after college, eventually serving as a Senior Secretary for Marsh & McLennan's Marine & Energy Division for nine years. Returning to Denver in 1999, she worked in the training departments of Janus Capital, Qwest and Safeway.

Cathy is a University of Denver alumna, holding a Master of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems (with a degree concentration in Database Administration) and a Graduate Certificate in Arts and Culture (with a degree concentration in Creative Writing). Her interests include crochet, canning, trivia and theater.