Senior Program Officer of National Leadership and Education
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Christina Carter-Grant, Communications Officer

Christina Carter-Grant serves as the Senior Program Officer of National Leadership and Education at the Center for Community Progress (Community Progress), America’s nonprofit leader for turning “Vacant Spaces into Vibrant Places.”

Carter-Grant’s background in community development and community engagement ties closely with her role in helping to implement and grow Community Progress’ educational programs, which includes place-based trainings, webinars, peer-to-peer learning exchanges, and conferences.

Prior to joining Community Progress, Carter-Grant worked as an Analyst for Krambo Corporation where she assisted in mortgage securitization for Habitat for Humanity affiliates nationwide. She has also served as a Grants Management Intern with the Michigan Suburbs Alliance where she aided in the early stage development of a research tool that would identify and evaluate potential funding opportunities for Metro Detroit communities.

Carter-Grant received her MBA in Entrepreneurship from Babson College, and a Master of Urban Planning degree from the University of Michigan, focusing in Housing and Community Development. She also holds a Bachelor’s degree in American Culture from the University of Michigan. She is a native of Detroit, Michigan, and currently resides in Miami, Florida.