Jacob Gifford

Basketball Communications Manager

Jacob Gifford enters his fourth season with the Trail Blazers in 2020-21, having joined the organization in March 2017. In his role as Basketball Communications Manager, Gifford serves as a primary media contact for the team and basketball personnel. He manages the writing and distribution of press releases, game notes, the media guide and statistical records. Gifford also oversees the team’s game night stats crew and media room staff. An Oregon native, Gifford attended Tualatin High School and graduated from Azusa Pacific University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Economics. He resides in Southeast Portland and enjoys running and skiing in his free time.

Contact Jacob at jacob.gifford@trailblazers.com.


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