Santana Moreno

Santana Moreno

Grants Management Specialist

santana@latinainstitute.org

Santana Moreno serves as the Grants Management Specialist.  As the Grants Management Specialist, Santana is responsible for performing all grant program functions including grant writing, reporting, and compliance. As a queer person of color, Santana has a personally-invested passion for elevating the voices of the disenfranchised, particularly those in intersectional communities. Santana is excited to integrate his experience in grants and institutional giving with his commitment to social justice.

Most recently, Santana worked at the Trust for the National Mall (TNM), the official nonprofit partner of the National Park Service dedicated to restoring, improving, and preserving the National Mall. While working at the Trust, he led the organization’s foundation relations strategy, supported the organization’s corporate development, and served as critical project leadership. Prior to working at TNM, he worked at the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, where he helped to certify businesses as official LGBT-owned Business Enterprises in order to enhance economic opportunity for LGBT business owners.