Laura Hansen Dean

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Laura Hansen Dean

Laura Hansen Dean, J.D., graduated magna cum laude from Indiana University School of Law and has 41 years of experience in charitable gift planning. A member of the state bar in both Texas and Indiana, she led the Gift and Estate Planning team at UT Austin during the We’re Texas campaign from 2007–2014. In October 2017, she returned to UT Austin as senior director of Gift Design and Documentation. She was inducted into the National Association of Charitable Gift Planners National Hall of Fame in 2018 and has assisted with charitable gifts that total more than $1 billion.

Concentration Area

  • Gift Design and Documentation