Dr. John F. Gallagher

Principal of Gallagher Associates

Dr. John F. Gallagher is principal of Gallagher Associates, a full-service support company that works with non-profit organizations, medical practices, and select for-profit enterprises. The company is based in Las Vegas, Nevada. He established Gallagher Associates in 2006 to assist community-focused organizations to improve their business practices, revenue programs, and board activities. Gallagher Associates works with clients across the nation, and has provided services to over one hundred enterprises since 2006, many of which provide services or equipment to people living with T1D.
Prior to founding Gallagher Associates, Dr. Gallagher began his career as a university faculty member and Dean. He then served for over twenty years as a university vice president and senior foundation executive at UNLV and the University of Puget Sound, and has served in other roles earlier in his career at several other universities. He has planned, directed, and otherwise participated in two capital campaigns with goals in excess of $500 million each, and has worked with many other campaigns with smaller goals.
Dr. Gallagher has published articles in professional journals and the popular press, and is active in regional and national professional organizations. He received his Ph.D. in 1973, in political science, from the University of Washington. He is married and has 2 adult sons.