Deniz H. Conger
Deniz is a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) and has raised more than $150M for charitable institutions in Michigan and Oregon. She has a 22-year track record in fund development in healthcare, human service, education, and cultural organizations including Henry Ford Health System, OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, Pacific Northwest College of Art, and Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare. She also did constituent relations work in the areas of military and immigration with the office of U.S. Senator Carl Levin.
She has served on local nonprofit boards and committees including Portland Public Schools, Marathon Scholars, and the Portland Winter Light Festival. She is a University of Michigan and Oakland University alumna and holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in political science and nonprofit administration.
Deniz lives in Portland, Oregon and is an active parent volunteer with her kids’ schools. She enjoys spending time with her family, camping, and hiking. Deniz is an avid reader and enjoys music and art.