Leadership

Chris Houglum

Chris Houglum

Director of Donor Relations

Chris Houglum

Chris Houglum joined Second Harvest in 2016 as director of donor relations. Houglum and his team connect with individuals, business owners, and managers to fundraise major gifts and event sponsorships that generate funds to feed hungry children, families and seniors. Houglum previously worked at Thrivent Financial in a variety of community engagement roles. He brings experience in nonprofit leadership, fundraising, event planning and community outreach to his role at Second Harvest. He spent time volunteering in Nepal connecting with nonprofit organizations serving the community in the aftermath of destructive earthquakes. Houglum graduated with his Bachelor of Business Administration from Gonzaga University in 2007.

Chris can be reached at chris.houglum@2-harvest.org.