Gift Planning Team

There are many ways for you to give and enjoy an immediate tax benefit while maximizing the impact of your gift. Planning your gift can be one of the most tax effective ways to make a charitable donation. Our Gift Planning team have the expertise to advise donors on the complexities of life insurance, bequests, and many other giving options and will work with you to find the tax-smart gift that best suits you and help you establish your legacy at Queen’s.

Gift Planning Team

Virginia Perry, Executive Director

Virginia Perry

Contact Virginia for general program inquiries, as well as gifts to:
•    School of Medicine
•    Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science

Email: virginia.perry@queensu.ca 
Phone: 613-533-6000 ext.75377

Carmen Vanderlinde, Associate Director

Carmen Vanderlinde

Contact Carmen to discuss gifts to:
•    Smith School of Business
•    Faculty of Law
•    Athletic Programs
•    Graduate Studies

Email: carmen.vanderlinde@queensu.ca 
Phone: 613-533-6000 ext.79444

Christina Parfitt, Senior Estates and Trust Officer

Christina Parfitt

Contact Christina about:
•    Estate and Trust Administration
•    Historical Annuity Program

Email: christina.parfitt@queensu.ca 
Phone: 613-533-6000 ext.77919

Michelle Pruefer, Senior Gift Planning Officer

Michelle Pruefer

Contact Michelle to discuss gifts to:
•    Faculty of Arts & Science
•    School of Nursing
•    School of Rehabilitation Therapy
•    Faculty of Education
•    Gifts in Kind for the Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Library & Archives
•    Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts

Email: michelle.pruefer@queensu.ca
Phone: 613-533-6000 ext.79255

Marketa Civin, Administrative Assistant

Marketa Civin

Please contact Marketa to have your inquiry appropriately directed.

Email: marketa.civin@queensu.ca 
Phone: 613-533-6000 ext.78566