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UCM Foundation

Smiser Alumni Center
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.8000
Toll Free: 866.752.7257


Meet Jonathan Cleveland

Jonathan Cleveland, West Roxbury, Mass., is founder and owner of Cleveland Design. He graduated from UCM in 1984 with a BS in Advertising and Marketing.

As founder and principal of Cleveland Design, he has forged strong business relationships with clients that range from innovative startups to Fortune 100 market leaders. He has received numerous international design awards and is a featured speaker and panelist for HOW Design Conference and the AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference.

In 2011 he was named UCM’s AMA Distinguished Marketing Executive of the Year. Read a feature about hi that appeared in the Today magazine when he published a book on nonprofit design.

Recent Gifts Helping UCM Students

  • $100 for Campus Cupboard
  • $500 for modern languages
  • $1,000 for Fund for Excellence
  • $77,761 for mathematics scholarship
  • $10,000 for Mules Football Locker Room Project
  • $10,000 for scholarship endowment
  • $20 monthly staff pledge for graphic design scholarship
  • $1,935 gift-in-kind for theatre and dance fund
  • $8,358 stock gift for scholarships
  • $35 online credit card gift for KMOS programming