The McKnight Foundation
Laura Zimmermann is program officer & director of Artists Fellowships for the arts at The McKnight Foundation.
oversees grants to more than 75 organizations working in literary, visual, and performing arts.
She directs the Foundation's fellowship program for individual artists, which grants awards to 45 artists and ensembles in 12 categories annually.
She serves on the steering committee for GIA's Support for Individual Artists Group, the Minnesota CDP task force, and the board of Youth Farm and Market Project, a youth development organization in Minneapolis.
Laura is a graduate of Boston University with a degree in philosophy and religion.