Basketball Communications Assistant
The 2019-20 season marks Jacob Gifford’s third as the Basketball Communications Assistant for the Trail Blazers after joining the team in March of 2017. In his role, Jacob writes game notes, press releases, and the team’s media and postseason guides. He also serves as a contact for media and visiting teams and helps manage the game night media room staff. An Oregon native, Jacob attended Tualatin High School and graduated from Azusa Pacific University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Economics. He resides in Portland and enjoys spending his free time outside with friends and family.
Contact Jacob at firstname.lastname@example.org.