Jon Kraus

Mr. Jon Kraus

Director of Development

Office of Advancement and Corporate and Community Relations |Joy Burns Center, Room 307 |303.871.7749 | Download Photo

Biography at a Glance

Jon Kraus is responsible for major gift fundraising for the Daniels College of Business. Kraus works closely with our University partners and Alumni Relations to encourage engagement with Daniels and help to discover the passion of our donors to match their gift to the area that will be most impactful to them as a donor. Kraus also stewards donors after a large gift is made, ensuring the donor is comfortable with the gift and its impact. He is the liaison for Finance, Management, Business Ethics and Legal Studies, Globalization and the IMBA program, helping to craft a vision and outreach plan to alumni of those programs in Colorado. Outside of Colorado, he focuses on our alumni across the College in Texas, Arizona and Nevada. Kraus has worked in the field of nonprofit development for twelve years, most recently as Associate Director of Advancement for Regis Jesuit High School in Aurora, CO.


BSBA, Daniels College of Business, University of Denver
Master of Nonprofit Management, Regis University


Kraus enjoys reading, watching movies, hiking and biking, homebrewing, playing with sons Joseph and Samuel and spending time with his wife Kristen.