B.A. in Journalism, University of Oregon (2008)
Jens Odegaard is the assistant director of advancement communications. In this role, he helps oversee the development and execution of the marketing and communications plans for each of the college's five schools by working with advancement communications liaisons in each school. As a brand manager for the college, he also ensures visual and messaging consistency across the schools and alignment between the schools, college, and university. He is also the executive producer and a host of the College of Engineering's podcast "Engineering Out Loud."
He has been part of the college’s advancement communications team since 2014, serving as the liaison to the School of Nuclear Science and Engineering through June 2018. Prior to Oregon State, he was first associate and then managing editor for Brass Media.