Deborah Wilkes, Director of Alumni and College Relations
Deborah is originally from Oklahoma. She came to TFC as a student in 1991 and graduated in December 1994 with an A.A. in General Studies. She has been working in the Alumni Office since January 1995. She first served as the administrative assistant, then the Assistant Director, and is now currently serving as the Interim Director. She takes care of the daily flow of information, communications, and records for the Alumni Office. She may also be called upon to assist in other areas of responsibility for the college.
Nancy Ekback, Executive Administrative Assistant for Advancement
Nancy Ekback is the new Executive Administrative Assistant for Advancement. She is originally from New Jersey and came to Toccoa Falls College as a student in 1991. She later graduated from Valencia Community College in Orlando, Florida, with an Associates in Business Management. Over the years, Nancy has served on staff in two church ministries and worked as a Program Manager for a non-profit resource organization.
Nancy recently joined the Advancement staff and is enjoying reconnecting with alumni, faculty, and staff at TFC. She is involved in the Stephens County community and volunteers in Stephens County Schools. Nancy is married to Drew, a 1993 graduate of Toccoa Falls College, and they have four children. She enjoys planning events, traveling, and spending quality time with family and friends.
Joseph Murrey, Development Officer
Joseph Murrey is the new Development Officer for Toccoa Falls College. He most recently served as Assistant Director of Corporate Sales and Sponsorships at Concordia College in Moorhead, MN. While there he also served as Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach, and was instrumental in assisting in key fundraising initiatives for all Concordia Athletics.
Mr. Murrey is a graduate of Toccoa Falls College with a degree in Cross Cultural Studies. Following his studies at TFC, Joseph and his wife spent the next six years helping to plant The Summit, a non-denominational church in West Fargo, North Dakota. There they witnessed, “the Lord do incredible things on our way to becoming a much larger and culturally diverse congregation. The second church plant is already in the works for next year”, stated Murrey.
Joseph’s wife, Mary Katherine, is also a graduate of TFC and they have one daughter, Arabella Grace.