Jodie Hanson-Nortey is Program Associate, Catholic Sisters (Africa), and plays an important role in coordinating grantmaking activities for the Program Department at the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation. She monitors current grants and supports the development, review and presentation of proposals for consideration by the Foundation’s board of directors. Prior to joining the Foundation, Hanson-Nortey worked in a development role at Eternity Bible College in Simi Valley where she implemented and managed fundraising activities, programs, events and marketing campaigns. She brings experience in business entrepreneurship, organizing systems and processes, as well as project and event management. Hanson-Nortey has a Bachelor of Arts in performance and acting from Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts in London. She is currently pursuing her graduate certificate in philanthropic studies at Indiana University, Lilly Family School of Philanthropy.