Amy Crawford

Executive Director

Amy is an accomplished and versatile leader who comes to MRAC with a proven track record of success working with diverse organizations in the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors, guiding organizational change and grantmaking efforts.

She’s previously served in executive leadership roles at H2O for Life; Children’s Defense Fund-Minnesota; Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation; The Sheltering Arms Foundation; Director of Fund Distribution at United Way of the Saint Paul Area; and as an Assistant to former Saint Paul Mayor George Latimer. 

Amy holds a Master’s in Public Administration and Nonprofit Management from Hamline University.  She is an active community volunteer having served as as a board member of The Advocates for Human Rights, Minnesota Council on Foundations, Disability Funders Network and The Ann Bancroft Foundation.