Brian Hess

Brian J. Hess

Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations

503-352-2838 Phone

503-352-2252 Fax

877-PAC-UNIV ext. 2838


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The Office of Corporate & Foundation Relations is located on the third floor of Marsh Hall within the University Advancement office suite.

Brian became Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations in spring 2008. Brian works closely with the vice president, president, deans and directors, faculty members and other administrators to match institutional priorities with potential funders, edit and prepare grant proposals, and steward successful awards.

Prior to serving in this role, Brian spent 10 years working in alumni relations at Willamette University, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) School of Medicine and Pacific University. He currently serves as board liaison to the Forest Grove Chamber of Commerce, treasurer of the Oregon and SW Washington Chapter of the Grant Professionals Association, and is a member of the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and Grant Professionals Association (GPA). He is an avid gardener and novice beekeeper.