Amy Derby - Office of University Relations | Briar Cliff University
  • Homepage
  • Directory
  • University Relations
  • Derby, Amy

Amy Derby

Amy Derby

Director of Donor Relations

Department: University Relations Office
Phone: 712-279-5396
Office Location: Noonan IA-10


  • Attendee, Western Iowa Tech Community College (Sioux City, Iowa)
  • Bishop Heelan Catholic High School (Sioux City, Iowa)
Amy Derby


Amy has been the Director of Donor Relations at Briar Cliff since June 2016. She focuses on growing current and future relationships with donors, with a specific commitment on increasing scholarships for students. 

Amy has a 15-year history of customer service, project management, events planning and fundraising experience. Prior to BCU, she served as the development coordinator at UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's Health Foundation, where she planned and executed events supporting Children’s Miracle Network. 

Outside of work, Amy enjoys cooking, yoga and staying active with her two daughters, Emily and Alicia. She is a lifelong Sioux City resident and a volunteer in the community through United Way and her church.