Michael J. Graif
Saint Paul, MN
Michael Graif, Information & Evaluation Manager, joined Hearth Connection in January of 2013. Before joining Hearth, Michael worked as a web project manager for the Greater Twin Cities United Way and as technology contractor for several Twin Cities nonprofits. Michael's professional experience includes nearly four years with the Minnesota Department of Public Safety as a grants manager for the Office of Justice Programs and as a management analyst with the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. Michael is a skilled web developer and technologist and is keenly interested in ways information technology can enhance decision making, expand program effectiveness, and help organizations be more resource efficient while demonstrating clear value. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a BA in political science and expects to complete a Master in Public Administration (MPA) degree in 2013 from Hamline University in St. Paul.