Glenda joined GFN in July 2021 as a Strategic Grants Associate. In her role, she is responsible for reviewing grant projects for food banks in Latin America and Canada. Glenda has over 10 years of experience working for nonprofits and formerly worked at the Rotary Foundation. Prior to embarking on her career in Chicago, she worked in Kenya at an elephant sanctuary and served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Bolivia and Panama. Glenda received her Bachelor of Arts in international relations and environmental studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.