Grace Allen


Development Operation Specialist



Grace supports our growing philanthropy program and ensures smooth daily functioning of the ACLU of Minnesota’s philanthropic operations. She helps maintain database integrity, identifies fundraising opportunities, collaborates across departments, and provides administrative and operational support for events. Grace has a bachelor’s in communications from the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities and a master’s of education in Nonprofit Leadership from Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn. She has worked in nonprofit development and operations. Outside of work, she likes to go for walks around the lakes, travel, spend time with friends and family, and is always down for a crossword puzzle or trivia game.