Kari Aanestad

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits

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Minnesota Council of Nonprofits


Principal grant writer for more than 100 proposals successfully funded by corporate, private, and family foundations and the state of Minnesota. Exceptional persuasive writing skills, ability to clearly present complex ideas and programs, and interpersonal capacity to build rapport among program staff and agency leadership. Demonstrated success working as a member of a team as well as independently, thriving in a fast-paced work environment, and meeting deadlines. Excellent initiative taker and problem solver fueled by a desire to achieve results, especially for mission-driven nonprofits.