Theodore Sofianos, PhD, Director
Dr. Sofianos has been employed at Daytona State College for 8 years. He has served in a variety of roles associated with secondary and post-secondary education for the past 20 years. Dr. Sofianos currently serves as the Director of Resource Development and collaborates with a multitude of departments and agencies, nationally and regionally, as to further advance institutional goals and objectives. He has received recognition and awards for regional and international projects that have impacted educational programs for economic independence in his community and abroad, and has always been an advocate of open and equal access to higher learning. He belongs to several committees and boards, has been a presenter in a number of forums, and volunteers his time for worthy causes.
Brianna Gray, MNM, Grants Development Coordinator
Brianna has been employed at Daytona State College for 3 years. She has over eight years of experience in resource development and a master’s degree in nonprofit management. Brianna assists project teams with pre-award grant submissions, including grant referrals, project design, document editing, legal compliance and submission procedures. She is currently in the College’s Leadership Development Institute III and serves on the Planning Council’s Student Success Committee. When she is not working, Brianna enjoys spending time with her husband and five boys.
Mary Rhodes, Grants Management Coordinator
Mary has been employed at Daytona State College for 2 years. Mary assists project teams with post-award grant administration, including monitoring deliverables and expenditures compliance, time and effort reporting, report submission, amendments/revisions and final closeout. She currently holds the position of Treasurer for DSC’s Professional Council constituent group. Being involved is one of Mary’s favorite pastimes, as evidenced by her numerous community volunteering efforts. Mary is a busy crafter and enjoys time with family and friends.
Colleen Curry, Administrative Assistant
Colleen has been employed at Daytona State College for 25 years. Colleen assists the resource development team with progress reports, grants databases, time and effort sheets, grant materials submission, word processing, correspondence and record keeping. In her off time, Colleen loves spending time with her husband, getting together with family and friends, and traveling the globe with her son to his swim competitions for Police and Fire Games.
The Resource Development Department is located at the Daytona State College Main Campus in the Wetherell Center (Building 100) Suite 224.