Our Staff

LEADERSHIP

NINA BRAHM, Associate Vice President of Grants: Directs the Grants Department, which serves all divisions of the corporation by providing pre- and post-award grant-related services, including identifying funding opportunities, preparing and submitting grant proposals, and successfully monitoring grant activities for all grants awarded from external funding sources.

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DANA SCHEER, Grants AdministratorManages the financial administration of grants, which includes: preparing budgets and budget narratives for grant applications; preparing budget amendments; preparing grant financial reports; approving grant-related expenditures (requisitions and travel); and liaising with the HHC Finance Department.

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RYAN DEARTH, Grants Administrator for Eskenazi Health: Administrator for the HHC Grants Department’s satellite office located at the Fifth Third Bank Faculty Office Building at Eskenazi Health. Manages all post-award grant-related services provided to Eskenazi Health, which includes Midtown Community Mental Health, and Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services. Works closely with the Grants Director and the Pre-Award Grants Manager to manage the pre-award process.

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DANIELLE GRIFFIN, Pre-Award Grants Manager: Manages the pre-award process for Headquarters, Marion County Public Health Department, Eskenazi Health (including Midtown Community Mental Health), Eskenazi Health Center, and Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services grants. The pre-award process includes developing, coordinating, and writing grant proposals that address Eskenazi Health priorities.

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PRE-TEAM

GINNY COHEN, Grant Writer: Coordinates development and preparation of grant proposals and assists with resource identification and development.

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EMILY DAW, Grant Writer: Coordinates development and preparation of grant proposals and assists with resource identification and development.

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POST-TEAM

NIKI THEEUWES, Grants Coordinator: Coordinates post-award activities for all Eskenazi Health grants. She also prepares budget revisions, processes grant contracts through Vendormate (the Eskenazi Health contract management system), prepares sub-recipient grant contracts, coordinates the bi-annual collection of certificates of attestation for employees who devote 100% of their time to federal grant activities, and maintains the Grants Department’s Database for Eskenazi Health grants.

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PATRICIA VANN, Grants Coordinator: Prepares budgets and budget narratives for grant applications, processes HHC and Marion County Public Health Department grant contracts through Ariba (HHC’s contract management system), prepares monthly cost center reports for all Headquarters and Marion County Public Health Department grant program managers, prepares grant budgets for SAP, prepares sub-recipient grant contracts, approves grant-related sub-recipient invoices for payment, coordinates the bi-annual collection of certificates of attestation for employees who devote 100% of their time to federal grant activities, and maintains the Grants Department’s Database for Headquarters and Marion County Public Health Department grants. Ms. Vann monitors the activities of sub-awardees through site visits to ensure the adequacy of sub-awardees’ internal control structure and financial management system. She also verifies compliance with other business aspects of the sub-award.

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CONSTANCE PALMER-PRICHARD, Grants Coordinator:Processes HHC and Marion County Public Health Department grant contracts through Ariba (HHC’s contract management system), and prepares grant budgets for SAP, prepares sub-recipient grant contracts, approves grant-related sub-recipient invoices for payment.

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PRE-TEAM (GRANT WRITERS) ALSO DOING POST-TEAM ACTIVITIES

LAURA M. DELLINGER, Grant Writer and Monitoring Coordinator:Coordinates development and preparation of grant proposals and assists with resource identification and development. Ms. Dellinger also reviews sub-awardees’ annual financial, Single Audit reports, performs sub-recipient risk analysis, reviews and files Federal Grants Management handbook mailings, and completes templates to determine whether entities performing work under HHC grants are sub-recipients or contractors.

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CATIE STERLING, Grants Specialist: Coordinates development and preparation of grant proposals and assists with resource identification and development. Ms. Sterling also serves as a post-awards team Grants Coordinator, coordinating post-award activities for all Midtown Community Mental Health and Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services grants.

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Our Divisions

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