Community Engagement Specialist, Grantmaking
What Kenisha does at the Foundation:
Kenisha provides administrative support to the entire Community Engagement team. With an eye for detail and a gift for organization, she assists with keeping the grantmaking and the Emerging Nonprofit Leaders Program application processes running smoothly. She also provides technical support for Learning and Development. Kenisha enjoys making the most of every learning opportunity, and her teammates regularly seek her input on the task at hand.
When Kenisha's not working:
She’s spending quality time with her husband and one-year-old son, Erin, along with her family and friends — and maybe trying out a new restaurant, too. She’s a big fan of Jamaica House and any and all Mexican food! Kenisha is also an avid reader and movie buff who loves the Fast & Furious series.
- Year Kenisha joined the Foundation: 2018
- Born and raised in Norfolk, Va.
- Worked on videography for ODU football & women’s basketball teams
- Secretly wishes she could break dance