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Katie Hofman

Managing Director, Planned Giving
(414) 288- 0396

A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Katie earned her B.A. from St. Mary’s College and her J.D. from De Paul University. She has been a development professional for more than 16 years, initially with the Milwaukee Art Museum, and at Marquette since 2001. Prior to that, she worked in private law firms in Illinois and New York.

Cathy Steinhafel

Senior Director, Planned Giving
(414) 288-6501

Cathy was born and raised in the Milwaukee area and earned her B.S.B. in finance from Indiana University, Bloomington and her J.D. from Marquette University Law School. She joined Marquette’s Office of Planned Giving in 2009; her prior experience includes gift planning at the Greater Milwaukee Foundation, bond counsel at Firstar Trust Company and private legal practice. Cathy has particular expertise in helping benefactors achieve their philanthropic goals through gifts of real estate and welcomes the opportunity to explore this option with all who may be interested.

Judy Janssen

Senior Director, Planned Giving
(414) 288-0214

Judy was born and raised in Appleton, Wis. She earned her business administration and communication degree from Marian University. She joined Marquette’s Office of Planned Giving in 2003; her prior experience includes serving as director of gift planning at St. Norbert College and charitable giving specialist at AAL Mutual Funds, now Thrivent Mutual Funds. For more 13 years, Judy has traveled nationwide, coupling her passion for Marquette’s Jesuit mission with her expertise in tax-efficient planned gifts to show alumni and friends how they can impact the lives of current and future generations at Marquette.

Francesca Wegner

Planned Giving Associate and Marketing Coordinator
(414) 288-7428

Francesca, a Chicagoland native, has served on the Planned Giving team since 2014. She is a proud alumna of Marquette University’s College of Business Administration and is currently pursuing her MBA. Additionally, she serves on Marquette’s Hispanic Serving Institution Initiative Steering Committee. Outside of work she enjoys volunteering at Sojourner Family Peace Center in the Life Skills program.

Planned Giving

Contact Planned Giving

Kathryn Hofman, J.D.
Managing Director, Planned Giving
Phone (414) 288-0396

Tax I.D. Number

Marquette University has a 501(c)(3) non-profit tax exempt status; our federal tax ID number is 39-0806251.