Cullen Pollard
Cullen Pollard

Tupelo, Miss.

Associate Director of Development

Cullen Pollard joined the Ole Miss Athletics Foundation in December, 2007 as a Donor Relations officer. In July, 2012 he was promoted to Assistant Director for Development, and in May, 2014 he was promoted to Associate Director of Development.

In his current role, Pollard is responsible for advancing fundraising efforts through philanthropic major gifts. Pollard solicits donations of $25,000 and above to the Vaught Society in support of the Forward Together campaign - a $150 million facilities initiative. Pollard also assists in seat related giving to the Forward Together campaign through Capital Gift Agreements.

Prior to moving over to major gifts, Pollard was a member of the annual giving team at Ole Miss. He directly oversaw parking allocations and game day oversight for football, basketball, and baseball. He served on the Parking and Transportation committee the past two years. Pollard worked with the other members of the annual giving team in priority seating for football, basketball, and baseball.

A native of Tupelo, MS, Pollard earned his bachelor's degree in History from the University of Mississippi. He is married to Felicia Pollard, they have one son, James Everett Pollard II.