Addressing racial wealth gaps

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Erin Dirksen

Erin Dirksen

Grants Administrator

Erin manages the administration of grants in all steps in the grantmaking lifecycle from application and approval to payment and reporting. She’s excited to have a job that combines her knack for details and databases. Erin joined the Bush Foundation in 2007.

Prior to the Bush Foundation, Erin managed the child sponsorship program at Friends of the Orphans in St. Paul. She’s an active member of PEAK Grantmaking, a community of philanthropy professionals dedicated to advancing equitable, effective grantmaking practices.

Erin enjoys spending time with family and friends, gardening, and exploring the north shore of Lake Superior.