Jason Smith
Director of Parent & Family Giving
University Advancement

Jason Smith joined the University of Denver in November 2010. In his role as Director of Parent & Family Giving, Jason provides strategic guidance and management for the University’s fundraising activities that focus on the current and past parent community.

Prior to joining the University of Denver, Jason served as Development Director at the Access Fund, a national advocacy and land conservation organization focused on outdoor recreation and the mountain environment. At the Access Fund, Jason helped lead the organization’s first capital campaign and provided management and leadership for a comprehensive program of fundraising activities. He had also been part of the alumni relations and development team at Lake Forest Academy.

Jason is a graduate of Skidmore College. He and his wife, Sarah, and son live in Edgewater.

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