Meet the Development Staff
Joel Moersch has returned to Eastern Oregon after spending the past seven years in Division I athletics administration. His experience includes implementing marketing and branding strategies for Oregon State athletics and fundraising for athletic departments at Eastern Illinois University, UCLA and most recently Utah State University. Joel is a former student athlete and earned his undergraduate and master’s degrees from EOU in 2004 and 2006. As the director of development, he will oversee the annual fund, major gifts and the “Campaign for Eastern.”
E-mail Joel at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tyler Dubsky joins EOU as major gifts officer after spending the last 10 years recruiting students as a member of the admissions team. He has vast experience and looks forward to his new role of engaging alumni and friends of the university. A member of the student ambassador program from 2001-03, Tyler earned his bachelor’s degree from EOU in anthropology/sociology. He is a key addition to the development team and will focus on raising support for scholarships and capital projects.
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Jessie Brett joined EOU as the alumni coordinator in 2012 and has since immersed herself getting to know the university community and alumni base. Drawing on her background in marketing, Jessie is working to promote the Alumni Association, increase engagement, establish better communication with alumni, and plan bigger and better reunions. She is also a current EOU graduate student pursuing a master’s in business administration.
E-mail Jessie at firstname.lastname@example.org
Linda Kaiser came to EOU in early 2013 from Weber State University in Ogden, Ut., where she spent the previous nine years working in the purchasing office. While at Weber State, she completed an associate’s degree in business telecommunications. Linda is excited about her transition from acquisitions to the “giving” side of university business, and she provides integral support for EOU’s development staff.
E-mail Linda at email@example.com