Director of Development
Daan Giron became the Director of Development for the College of Social Sciences in July of 2018 after spending several years fundraising for SJSUs campus-wide priorities.Daan has extensive experience working as a campus representative and liaison, matching donors with philanthropic priorities that promote student success. Prior to working in university advancement, Daan held various positions in departments across campus— as a student worker and full-time employee— including roles in the History, Economics, and Psychology departments. Daan has used that knowledge as a basis to help him continue to further explore and immerse himself in the College of Social Sciences.
As a graduate of SJSU (’11) and a Bay Area native,Daan is passionate about promoting the university and its amazing students. He lives in San Jose with his wife (’14) and their son, Spartan class of 2042!