John Rasmussen ’11

Alumni and Administrator

Special Gift Officer - Heritage Scholarship Coordinator in Advancement

John Rasmussen ’11 joined the advancement team in July 2015.  He serves as a Special Gift Officer, coordinating the Heritage Scholarship program, and as the advancement liaison to the Linnaeus Arboretum.

In addition to his work for Gustavus, John volunteers with the Boy Scouts of America as an Assistant Scoutmaster.  He enjoys backpacking and has amassed over 560 nights of camping.  John has also continued his involvement in Sigma Alpha Epsilon as a member of their advisory board.

John recently restored a 1950s houseboat and enjoys spending time at his family’s lake property near Darwin.  Other interests include attending concerts and sporting events, biking, playing tennis, water skiing, watching movies, and exploring places he’s never been.


B.A. Gustavus Adolphus College