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EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER AND GENERAL COUNSEL

Holiday Hart McKiernan

Holiday Hart McKiernan is executive vice president, chief operating officer and general counsel for Lumina Foundation. She oversees operations, legal affairs, and board governance. Part of her work has included exploring the Bologna Process and the implications that reform effort might have for American higher education.

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ASSISTANT VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS AND GRANTS ADMINISTRATION

Timothy P. Robinson, J.D.

Tim Robinson is the director of grants management at Lumina Foundation, where he brings 25 years of legal and investment management experience. Prior to joining, Tim was with PNC Wealth Management for 6 years, most recently as investment director for Indiana where he was responsible for implementing investment strategies for high net worth clients.

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GRANTS MANAGEMENT OFFICER

Candace Brandt

Candace Brandt is the grants management officer for Lumina Foundation and supports the grant and contract process for the program staff. Candace joined Lumina in 2002 after working at Eli Lilly in the scientific library and the distance learning department. When she is not in the office Candace enjoys country life and spending time with family.

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DIRECTOR OF ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND PHILANTHROPIC PRACTICE

Susan D. Johnson, Ph.D.

Susan D. Johnson, Ph.D., is director of organizational development and philanthropic practice where she guides data-informed decisions in Lumina's efforts to achieve the 60% attainment goal.

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GRANTS MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT

Amie Michael

Amie Michael is Lumina's grants management assistant responsible for executing grantee payments, processing matching gifts, length of service awards and assisting in the grant and contract process.

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