Mary Ann Kristiansen

Executive Director

Born and raised in Minnesota, Mary Ann Kristiansen has been skillfully leading the Hannah Grimes Center since it’s founding in 1997.


Sara Powell

Program Director

An integral part of the team, Sara is managing and developing the Center’s programs, including its workshops, incubator program, and startup lab.

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Heather Lancey

Operations Coordinator

Heather oversees marketing, social media and communications, and supplements support in daily operations.