Brandon Patterson Assistant Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations

Brandon Patterson

Development Building

Brandon, a native of Virginia, has been serving as Washington and Lee's Corporate and Foundation Relations Coordinator since June of 2010. Brandon brings to W&L experience gained through previous grant writing and resource development roles Virginia CARES and Total Action Against Poverty, both nonprofit agencies based in Roanoke, Virginia. In his current role at Washington and Lee, he writes and manages grants and sponsorships from corporate and foundation entities, and assists W&L’s humanities faculty with finding and managing grant funding. Brandon and his family reside in Staunton, VA.


  • Virginia Tech, B.A.
  • Hollins University, MFA

Areas of Responsibility: Soliciting corporate and foundation funding, assisting humanities faculty with grant-seeking.

Hobbies/Interests: Writing, exercise science.