Arleta Little (MPA '06) recently joined the McKnight Foundation as the arts program officer. The McKnight Foundation is one of the county's largest foundations and donates millions of dollars in grants each year. The foundation is based in Minnesota and assists nonprofit organizations in the improvement of the quality of life for people in need.
Previously, Arleta was the executive director at the Givens Foundation for African American Literature. She was the first executive director at the foundation and worked there for seven years while helping to create new strategic initiatives.
Photo credit to Springboard for the Arts.