Renae Erichsen-Teal is the Senior Foundation Relations Manager at CLASP. She provides leadership over the foundation grant process and administers key aspects of CLASP’s foundation fundraising. Renae has strong experience in grants management. Prior to CLASP, she led the development department at My Sister’s Place, a nonprofit helping women and children fleeing domestic violence. In her role there, Renae managed an extensive portfolio of grants across five programs, coordinated donor relations, and developed the organization’s communications strategy. Before that, Renae supported individual donor relations and coordinated the grant writing process at The In Series. Renae holds a certificate in Grant Writing and Management from George Washington University’s Grant Training Center, as well as two bachelors’ degrees from Christopher Newport University.