West Texas A&M University

Timothy Bynum

Tim Bynum

CFRE, Vice President of Institutional Advancement

Office: Old Main 227
Email: tbynum@wtamu.edu
Phone: 806-651-2069

Professional Profile


Bynum joined the West Texas A&M University staff as senior development officer for the College of Agriculture, Science and Engineering in June 2007. He formerly served as senior leadership consultant for Phi Delta Theta International Fraternity in Oxford, Ohio. In 2012, Bynum received the Certified Fund-Raising Executive (CFRE) credential and in 2013 was promoted to Director of Development.

As Vice President of Institutional Advancement, Bynum oversees the Office of Development and Major Gifts, the Annual Fund, Alumni Relations, Advancement Services, the Office of Communication and Marketing and the WTAMU Foundation. 

Bynum earned a bachelor of science degree in agricultural business and economics from WTAMU in 2005.

Personal Sketch


Bynum and his wife Charlotte ’00 reside in Amarillo and have two daughters, Cale and Cortlyn, and a son, Brittan. He has served as the President of the Amarillo Education Foundation and was a member of the 2013 class of iLead AISD. He currently serves on the board of directors of the WTAMU Agriculture Development Association and is an active member of the Canyon Rotary Club, Amarillo Area Phi Delta Theta Alumni Club, Association of Fundraising Professionals – Texas Plains Chapter, WTAMU Alumni Association and the Central Church of Christ in Amarillo.