Margaret Zimmer


Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation Fellow

Get to know Margaret:

What do you actually do all day long?
Support the grantmaking activites through the development and review of materials for the consideration of the Board of Trustees. Organize meetings, conduct site visits, and research topics related to the grantmaking process. 

Favorite flavor of ice cream?
Frozen Hot Chocolate from Lake Effect Artisan Ice Cream

Why do you love where you live?
I'm excited to start exploring Detroit and experience the great things happening here! My hometown, Buffalo, NY is truly the City of Good Neighbors, it's a tight knit community focused on helping others.

If you could choose a super power, what would it be?
Time travel

Favorite book from childhood?
"Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott

Favorite book?
"The Alchemist" by Paula Coelho

Dream vacation?

I love to travel and explore new places, try new recipes with my monthly Supper Club, and golf in the summer!