Monica Chavez-Silva has served as Director of Community Enhancement & Engagement for Grinnell College since 1999, when the office was established.  As Director, Monica is responsible... See full profile

Ellis, Donnette

Donnette Ellis has been serving as Administrative Assistant II supporting both the Office of Investments and the Office of Community Enhancement & Engagement since 2012.  In the dual... See full profile

Sarah Smith

Sarah Smith is a program manager engaged in initiatives to enhance the experience and vitality of life in Grinnell.  Smith's 2015-16 portfolio includes the Community Mini-Grant Program,... See full profile


Melissa Strovers directs programs and communications aimed at improving the quality of life in Grinnell. Strovers oversees the Apprenticeship Program in Nonprofit Management, the... See full profile