Supporting the Life of CSC

The Chadron State Foundation is dedicated to enhancing Chadron State College’s ability to meet its primary educational mission in western Nebraska through undertaking fund-raising activities which provide resources vital to the mission of Chadron State College in the areas of instruction, research, service, and scholarship programs.

The Chadron State Foundation values the generosity of donors, respecting and honoring the intention of the gift, maintaining best practice of accounting and record-keeping of gifts, and protecting Foundation funds through good stewardship and careful investment.



The Chadron State Foundation is a 501c3 created to be the philanthropic agent to create positive outcomes at Chadron State College. The Foundation is overseen by a Board of Directors and Trustees:

The Alumni and Foundation Offices are located in Sparks Hall. Office hours are Monday-Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

We are always happy to hear from Chadron State alumni and friends. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.

Ben Watson

Ben Watson
Chief Executive Officer
Phone Number: 308-432-7007
Email: bwatson@csc.edu

Cricket Haag

Cricket Haag
Business Manager
Phone Number: 308-432-6361
Email: chaag@csc.edu

Karen Pope

Karen Pope
Director of Development & Alumni
Phone Number: 308-432-6357
Email: kpope@csc.edu

Jacob Rissler

Jacob Rissler
Development Officer
Phone Number: 308-432-6362
Email: jrissler@csc.edu

SuAn Reece

SuAn Reece
Office Assistant
Phone Number: 308-432-6366
Email: sreece@csc.edu

Jennifer Galbraith

Jennifer Galbraith
Gift Processor
Phone Number: 308-432-6173
Email: jgalbraith@csc.edu