Mia deJesus is a member of the grants team that manages the tactical and strategic aspects of grantmaking and contracting for Energy Foundation. She works to tailor the foundation’s policies, procedures, systems, and processes to the needs of grantmaking across all offices while staying current and ensuring best practices to the compliance needs of U.S. laws and regulations.
Prior to joining our staff, Mia served as grants officer at the Kenneth Rainin Foundation from 2016 to 2019. While there she managed the entire grant cycle and the grants management system. She implemented rightsizing applications and reports to benefit grant partners, and worked closely with program staff and accounting to ensure compliance and reporting. Mia also held roles in executive administration, customer service, and sales.