About CHRT

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BA, Iowa State University

Andrew Smentkowski

Business Development Director

Andrew Smentkowski is business development director at CHRT where he supports the organization’s business strategy, development, and growth.

For the past 20 years, Andrew has worked in the higher education and nonprofit industries, initiating and directing the grants and research office at Northern Michigan University, staffing an innovative collective of arts organizations in Detroit, and starting his own nonprofit consulting firm before joining CHRT. He has experience in proposal writing, fundraising, budgeting, grants management, and strategic planning.

Andrew received a bachelor’s degree in English from Iowa State University.

Recent Work

Developed an online proposal writing tool to make the proposal submission and grants management processes more efficient.