Christy Grano

Christy brings exposure to risk management processes and project management experience to the NRMC team, as well as a passion for the nonprofit world. As an NRMC team member Christy supports risk assessments for complex clients and develops training materials and risk education resources. She especially enjoys meeting risk professionals who serve nonprofit missions and working with her NRMC colleagues to strengthen risk management in mission-driven organizations.

Christy’s past experience includes design for deep space computer processors–including the Mars Curiosity Rover–and machine learning approaches in the fintech industry. She is also an expert in Income Share Agreements, an emerging alternative to higher education student loans. In her own higher ed experience, Christy earned a B.S. in Electrical Engineering as an honors student at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA.

In her spare time Christy enjoys being a step-mom for three amazing kids at their home in Leesburg, VA.