As the Associate Director of Foundations, Jay Bethke works with regional and national foundations that want to impact aging and senior care in support of the strategic goals of the Society.
Before joining the Good Samaritan Society in 2010, Jay worked in compliance and grants administration for San Francisco State University’s Office of Research and Sponsored Programs. In this role he helped develop new compliance systems and managed a portfolio of more than 100 grants for faculty in several departments. Jay has also previously worked for the South Dakota state universities system at the USDSU campus, and as a freelance writer and editor.
Jay has an MA from South Dakota State University and a BA from Minnesota State University. His interests include the arts, education, international travel and the natural world.
Contact Jay to learn more about how your foundation or corporate giving program can get involved with the work of the Good Samaritan Foundation.