Leadership Team

Howard Reddy
Howard J. Reddy
Vice President for University Advancement

Howard J. Reddy is the vice president for the Division of University Advancement and serves as a member of the President’s Cabinet. In this role, Reddy provides executive leadership to the division, overseeing development, alumni relations, the UWF Foundation, UWF Historic Trust and WUWF Media.

Lucas, Daniel
Daniel R. Lucas, CPA
Associate Vice President for University Advancement

Dan serves as the Associate Vice President of University Advancement and as the Chief Financial Officer of the University of West Florida Foundation, Inc. He oversees the budgets for the Division of Advancement including WUWF Public Radio, UWF Historic Trust, Institutional Communications, Development, Alumni, as well as the UWF Foundation.

Cynthia Anderson
Cynthia Anderson
Associate Vice President for Development

Cynthia Anderson joins us with more than 25 years of professional fundraising experience. She has both her MBA and her CFRE (certified fundraising executive).

Overton, Rob
Robert Overton Jr.
Executive Director, UWF Historic Trust

Robert Overton has over 20 years of public history experience, specializing in historic sites and museum management. He has worked for the University of West Florida Historic Trust since 2002 and has served as the Executive Director for the organization since 2015.

Amy J Bowman-McElhone
Amy Bowman-McElhone
Assistant Vice President of the UWF Historic Trust Museums

Amy Bowman-McElhone is the Assistant Vice President of the UWF Historic Trust Museums and the Director and Chief Curator of the UWF Pensacola Museum of Art. She is also a PhD candidate in art history at Florida State University.

Crawford, Pat
Pat Crawford
Executive Director, WUWF

Pat Crawford has been a part of the WUWF Public Media team since 1982. After receiving a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from Hampden-Sydney College and a Master's Degree in Public Broadcast Administration from the University of Arizona, he began his professional public media career at WSIU-TV/FM at Southern Illinois University.

Allison Morgan
Allison Morgan
Communications Liaison for University Advancement

Allison Morgan serves as the Communications Liaison for the Division of University Advancement at the University of West Florida. As the chief communicator for the division, she is the primary communications resource for staff within University Advancement and shapes the division's communications strategy.