Joseph Dane


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Development and Communications Supervisor
Clark Planetarium, Salt Lake County

Born and raised in Texas, Joseph is an alum from Texas State University. He moved to Utah over 10 years ago to live the mountain life and spend his free time outdoors exploring, hiking, bird watching, and basking in the views. While producing a Public Affairs radio program for CBS Radio in Austin, Texas, Joseph had the privilege of interviewing dozens of nonprofit organizations and eventually found himself immersed in the philanthropic world. He has more than 15 years of experience in both corporate and nonprofit communication and direct fundraising. He joined the AFP Utah board in 2013, and through his tenure has served as Membership Co-chair, Treasurer, and Webmaster. He also serves on the baord for Utah Pride Center and Dark Sky Utah. Joseph serves at the Development and Communications Supervisor for Clark Planetarium.