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Greta Anderson
Grants Accountant

Greta Anderson is responsible for post award grant financial management including tracking expenses, financial reporting and financial compliance education.


Madeline Burbank '16
Prospect Researcher, Student Assistant

Madeline helps the office with prospect research, website updates, and various other tasks.

Melissa Flynn Hager '81
Assistant Director for Faculty Grants

Melissa assists St. Olaf faculty in the fine arts, humanities, and interdisciplinary disciplines as they seek and apply for individual and collaborative grants to further sabbatical and special projects.

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Sara Putnam
Assistant Director for Proposal Development and Submission

Sara assists with the development of funding proposals and budgets, monitors funder requirements (particularly those of the U.S. Government), and resolves submission difficulties in ways that maintain or improve relations with funders.

Helen Warren
Director of Government, Foundation, and Corporate Relations

As Director of GFCR, Helen develops and writes proposals that further institutional goals, working with the President and senior leaders, as well as faculty, to develop information and strategy...