At a Glance
Things I Can Help You With:
Understanding the process of grant awarding, from the receival of an initial letter of inquiry through the closing and archiving of the records for an exhausted award.
Get to know Tyler
Describe what you do in your role.
I am directly engaged with the grant making process. I conduct research, develop materials for the board of trustees’ consideration, and sharpen my own understanding of how to best foster productive, mutually beneficial relationships throughout the philanthropic arena.
What do you enjoy the most about your work?
The most rewarding aspect of the work is contributing to and helping to further a noble mission that serves my own community.
What are the causes you’re most passionate about?
I am most passionate about financial literacy, entrepreneurship and economic development.
What inspires, challenges or motivates you?
My communities, given and chosen, are what motivates me. They are also what challenges me.
What do you love about Michigan?
There is no place like home.