Becky Paxton

Assistant Director of Development School of Public Health Advancement

T:(919) 962-4257

135 Dauer Drive

Chapel Hill, NC 27599


Becky Paxton joined the Gillings School advancement team as assistant director of development in July 2017. In this role, she builds relationships with alumni and friends of the School to galvanize enthusiasm and support for its mission and priorities.

Becky holds a bachelor’s degree from Wellesley College in Massachusetts. She brings the Gillings School her experience in foundation giving, government advocacy and campaign support from prior roles. A native of Nashville, Tennessee, Becky is proud to be a Tar Heel, and looks forward to watching games with her family.

Staff/Administrative Duties

- Build relationships with alumni and friends to increase understanding and support of the Gillings School’s mission

- Develop the pipeline for future supporters of the School