Kathleen Bryar

Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations

Kathleen joined the Office of Development in 2005. She works with leadership and researchers across Dartmouth-Hitchcock and the Geisel School of Medicine to identify research priorities and funding needs, and to manage proposal development and submission. She collaborates with Geisel’s senior associate dean of research to distribute requests for proposals to approximately 200 researchers across the academic medical center. Kathleen also works closely with foundations to cultivate and steward their relationships with the institutions. Previously, Kathleen worked in development for academic nonprofit institutions in Cambridge, Mass., and Vermont. She holds a BA in sociology from the College of Wooster and a master’s degree in music from Boston University. Kathleen and her husband live in Grafton, Vt., and have three grown children.