Brandon Tyler Pond
Assistant Director, Corporate EngagementPhone: 847-491-8652
Office: 1800 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208
Brandon joined the Corporate Engagement team in the fall of 2022. As the assistant director, Brandon helps facilitate mutually beneficial relationships between corporations and Northwestern’s students, faculty, and staff. Brandon’s primary coverage areas involve journalism, retail, engineering, and student engagement.
Brandon began his career in higher education as a student at Loyola University Chicago’s Phonathon, as a caller and eventual student manager. After a brief time at Marquette University assisting in athletics fundraising, he returned to Loyola as the Assistant Director of Annual Giving. He led the expansion of the phone solicitation efforts and managed the student philanthropy program to connect campus partners. Most recently, he helped to lead efforts in creating the Champions Club, Loyola’s leadership giving society for athletic donors.
Brandon holds a B.S. in Forensic Science and a Master’s of Marketing in Data Analytics from Loyola University Chicago. In his free time, he enjoys playing board games, listening to music, and cooking for friends and family.
Contact Brandon to discuss overall corporate engagement strategy, or any of the following schools, units, or centers:
- McCormick School of Engineering:
- Mechanical Engineering
- Farley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics
- Industrial Engineering and Management Science
- Office of Professional Education
- Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications
- Student Organizations