Jay Dillon
Music Education ’03; Choral Conducting M.M. ‘05

Executive Director of Alumni Relations at UC Berkeley

Jay was a Riverside city college transfer to UCLA where he studied music education (BA) and choral conducting (MM) and was drum major of the Bruin marching band. On his way to a teaching credential, he stumbled into a job at the UCLA alumni association. From there he built a career in higher education fundraising and is currently the Executive Director of Alumni Relations for UC Berkeley. Jay lives in San Francisco with his wife and son, who is also a redhead. His only music claim to fame is that he wrote the current Pepperdine fight song.

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