Anne Thomas

Director of Planned Giving

Anne Thomas is the Director of Planned Giving at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith. In her current role, she oversees a robust planned giving program with an estimated $19 million in expectancies. Her responsibilities include developing and implementing a comprehensive marketing plan, developing and cultivating relationships with professional advisors, and maintaining a portfolio of prospects to meet the university’s fundraising goals.


She received her Bachelors of Arts Degree from Baylor University in Waco, Texas, and her Masters in College Student Personnel from Arkansas Tech University in Russellville.



Planned Giving

Find out what types of assets make the best planned gifts. Learn about gifts of cash, securities and property and how these gifts can provide tax benefits and even life income. 


Provide and Protect 

Learn how to provide and protect your family from an estate planning standpoint.  You will learn how to pass benefits to children, grandchildren, and other family members in ways that are truly helpful. Gain a better understanding of property ownership, and the different estate strategies that can provide many benefits to your family. A free guide to wills and trusts is included for participants.


UAFS Update

Listen to a brief report and learn about the latest activity on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus. Whether the university is working on a new educational program, bringing a well-known speaker to the community or offering top-notch entertainment, there’s always something happening. 

Anne Thomas