Brandy Strand

Executive Director

Favorite Historic Building: I love The Old Mill building! Someday I would love to see this piece of history come back to life and be used by the community.

About:  Brandy Strand grew up in the Rose Park and Glendale area and is a first generation college graduate from the University of Utah with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a Bachelor of Science in Sociology with an emphasis in cultural diversity. Throughout her career Brandy has served in nonprofits that serve the entire state of Utah, focusing on under resourced and underserved communities. She has honed her skills in nonprofit management with special attention given to sound management practices focused on long-term sustainability and community building. Brandy joined Preservation Utah in July 2023 as the Executive Director. She and her spouse have one rescue dog named Vader and enjoy camping and traveling whenever they can!


  • Development and Fundraising
  • Organizational Development
  • Board of Trustees and Board Development
  • Advocacy and Technical Assistance throughout Utah
  • Public Policy
  • Media Relations, and Social Media

Contact Information

(801) 533-0858

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