Heather Pruess


Donor Relations Officer

Heather Pruess provides support to advised fund donors and helps them reach their charitable giving goals by connecting them with Foundation resources. She has been with the Foundation since 2011, serving on a variety of staff committees, including OCF’s working group on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. She also manages OCF’s online donor portal, working with donors and staff to improve its functionality and user experience.

Prior to OCF, Heather worked at Metropolitan Family Service, where she connected older adults to volunteer opportunities and designed training modules for older adult volunteers. Previous to that, she worked with Native communities at the Native American Youth and Family Center, helping launch its early college high school program.

Heather holds a master’s degree in public administration from Portland State University.

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Phone: 503.227.6846 ext. 1425