Tejas Iyer

Iyer, Tejas

Tejas Iyer

Donor and Fund Services Associate

In his role as donor and fund services associate, Tejas helps implement a data-informed approach to all aspects of the Foundation’s philanthropic services work, including processing donor-advised fund grants, creating gift entries and acknowledgements, and generating reports to support the organization in its mission. He is a member of the Finance and Administration team and also works closely with Philanthropic Services.

Iyer is a longtime Denver resident and previously worked at RedLine Contemporary Art Center, where he held a number of roles in events, membership and database coordination, gaining deep familiarity with the city’s arts and nonprofit ecosystems. He also interned for Colorado State Senator Kerry Donovan and helped her office launch and support the state’s first annual Colorado Public Lands Day.

He received his BA in Political Science from the University of Colorado and has an MA in Human Rights Studies from Columbia University. In his free time, Iyer enjoys cycling around the city’s bike paths, discovering new podcasts, and will never say no to a bowl of good phở.