Herb Reichelt

Major Gift Officer

Herbert Reichelt
West Regina Residence Hall R39
(608) 663-4417


Herb Reichelt serves as a Major Gifts Officer in the Office for Institutional Advancement. He began his career at Edgewood College in August 2019. Herb has served as a Development professional for many years including time at Lincoln College in Lincoln Illinois, University of Wisconsin-Platteville and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Before encountering the Development career, Herb served in the U.S. Air Force and the Illinois Air National Guard. He has an associate’s degree from the Community College of the Air Force in Personnel Administration and a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Illinois State University.

Herb has volunteered to help raise funds for the Normal Public Library, Normal, Illinois; Community Players Theatre in Bloomington, IL and the Mining and Rollo and Jamison Museums in Platteville, Wisconsin. When not working or volunteering, he enjoys spending time with his son, reading, attending concerts and plays, and exploring the wonderful history, culture, and people of Wisconsin.