Samuel S. Brand
Senior Director of Development & Alumni Engagement
- External Affairs
BA, Family & Consumer Sciences, Utah State University, 2001
Sam Brand joins Utah State University as the Senior Director of Development & Alumni Engagement with the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business. Prior to graduating from USU in 2001 he was a member of the USU Ballroom Dance Competition Team and International Folk Dance Club.
Sam has over 15 years of business development and sales experience ranging from small to large national organizations within the financial services and defense contracting industries. He has experience working with the local business owners all the way up to fortune 500 companies to negotiate contracts and business partnerships.
Sam has over 4 years’ experience of business consulting with start-up businesses offering development advice, sales and marketing insights, as well as building meaningful relationships with vendors and partners.
Sam is married to his sweetheart Erin and together they have 6 children; Grace, Caleb, Karlee, McKenna, Brooklyn, and Aidan.