Senior Director of Development

Mick Cumbie joined the Franklin team in August 2016 after serving for a year as the Vice President for Advancement at the College of Coastal Georgia. Prior to his work in Brunswick, GA, Mick was the chief fundraiser for the College of Fine Arts and Communication at Western Illinois University from 2006 until 2015. Mick also served for 24 years in the US Army from 1982 until his military retirement in 2006. While in uniform, Mick spent four tours of duty in Europe as well assignments in Desert Shield/Desert Storm, Bosnia, Kosovo, and in Atlanta supporting the 1996 Olympic Games. Mick is a native of Vidalia, GA and earned his undergraduate degree (Business) at Clemson University and a Masters degree (Human Relations) at the University of Oklahoma.