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Sylvia Sissel Ovregaard

Sylvia joined Lewis & Clark Law School in 2017 after 20 plus years at L&C College of Arts and Sciences. She has worked in development, alumni relations, and research and records. She has also served as an adjunct professor teaching communication classes at Lewis & Clark College.

Sylvia earned a B.S. in Communication with Honors from Lewis & Clark College and an M.S. in Education from Portland State University. She was elected to Phi Kappa Phi and Phi Theta Kappa. She has a passion for higher education and enjoys helping people with their philanthropic choices.

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    The Development & Alumni Office is located in room 301 of Legal Research Center on the Law Campus.


    voice 503-768-6641

    Assistant Dean for Development & External Relations
    Jennifer Niedermeyer

    Associate Director of Development
    Malari Vandervort

    Senior Development Officer
    Sylvia Sissel Ovregaard

    Director of Alumni Relations
    Suraya Barbee, J.D. ’10

    Development Coordinator
    Vivian Robbins

    Development Office

    10015 SW Terwilliger Blvd
    Portland, Oregon  97219