Director, Pontiac Funders Collaborative and Director, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Freyja serves as both the Director of the Pontiac Funders Collaborative as well as the Community Foundation’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Coordinator. As the Director of the Pontiac Funders Collaborative, Freyja provides leadership, grant and administrative management, and guidance in support of a place-based initiative in the community of Pontiac. As DEI Coordinator, Freyja connects the Community Foundation’s vision to a strategy that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion. Through these positions, she hopes to address the impact of historical inequities and the power dynamic that can pervade relationships, decision-making, and outcomes.
Freyja has a JD from the Wayne State School of Law, an MPA and Master of Urban Planning from the University of Colorado, and a BA in Political Science from the University of Florida.