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Kent Swanson

  • Kent Swanson

Mr. Swanson owned Nurses Available, Inc., a private duty and staff relief nursing agency with three offices started in 1985. Prior to starting Nurses Available, Mr. Swanson worked in the investment banking community in New York and Baltimore.

Kent received his BA in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland at College Park and his MBA in Finance from Seton Hall University.

Kent and his wife Patricia established the first scholarships in Biology and Ceramics at Lewis & Clark College. The memorial scholarships are in the name of their son, Kent Philip Swanson, Jr., a 1995 graduate of Lewis & Clark. Kent, Jr. was killed in a helicopter crash while attending an avalanche control course in 1997.

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  • PresidentWim Wiewel
    Phone 503-768-7680
    Email president@lclark.edu

    David Reese
    Vice President, Chief of Staff, Board Secretary & General Counsel
    Phone 503-768-7696
    Email reese@lclark.edu

    Rachel Martinez
    Special Assistant to the President
    Phone 503-768-7685
    Email
     rmart@lclark.edu

    Leslie Thomas

    Executive Assistant to Vice President, Chief of Staff, Board Secretary & General Counsel
    Phone 503-768-7689
    Email lthomas@lclark.edu