Dana Williams is a Project Associate at LOCUS Impact Investing supporting ongoing client projects tied to our Philanthropic Consulting work. In her role, Dana facilitates business development, project tracking, and impact tracking through maintenance and improvement of Salesforce. She also supports grant management for all of LOCUS’ programs including the Community Investment Guarantee Pool (CIGP). Prior to formally joining the team, Dana lead data analytics and community research at LOCUS’ predecessor, the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship (CRE). Through her experience with the Center, Dana brings valuable community insights to our Philanthropic Consulting projects, giving the team a comprehensive understanding the communities we serve.
Dana has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. She lives close to her family in Lincoln, NE with her cats, Mac & Cheese, and can often be found playing music around town and at her church every week.