TITLE: Grants Manager
FOCUS AREAS: Social justice, scholarship, the arts and investigative journalism
CONTACT: 312-664-3350, firstname.lastname@example.org
PROFILE: Preeti Veerlapati is the grants manager at the Chicago-based Reva & David Logan Foundation. An announcement about Veerlapati's hiring shared by the foundation reads:
We are pleased to welcome Preeti (pronounced pree-thee) to the Reva and David Logan Foundation as Grants Manager. She will be responsible for reviewing grant proposals in all our funding categories, coordinating the implementation of grant awards, answering questions from grant seekers about the Foundation’s guidelines and funding strategies and much more.
Passionate about the arts, she was recently the Operations Manager for Kalapriya Foundation, Center for Indian Performing Arts where she instituted processes and procedures to assist the organization on its growth trajectory
Prior to that, Preeti worked for 9 years at Accenture as a Project Manager developing and implementing global IT solutions.
Preeti has a Business degree in Entrepreneurship and Computer Information Systems from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business. She is also the co-founder/director at Ishti, an Indian classical-contemporary dance collective.