Douglas W. Bechler


Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer

Doug Bechler joined Claremont in 2021 after serving for five years as a Vice President for Business Development for American Private Radio, supporting the efforts of the “Our American Stories” series. He spent seven years at the Hoover Institution as a Sr. Executive in Development leading an initiative to create a national platform for the institution, holding policy briefings in multiple cities throughout the country. Previous leadership roles include serving as a Director of Development at the University of Michigan and ten years at World Vision, where Mr. Bechler served as a Sr. Director of Development, traveling to fifty countries during his tenure.