Andreas GonzalezGrants Administrator, Grants Management
Andreas is a Grants Administrator at RPA, assisting internal staff, project clients and grantees in understanding how to use Fluxx, to practice data hygiene and seamless workflow processes. They also conduct due diligence and compliance review to ensure that grants are compliant with IRS grantmaking regulations. Andreas also trains donor staff and internal staff in Fluxx.
Before working at RPA, Andreas was a Database Analyst at the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, where they also supported grantees and internal staff in understanding how to use Fluxx, produced materials for board meetings, and managed physical and digital archiving of historical grants. Andreas has worked at The New School in their Corporate Partnerships office as a Project Administrator, and they served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Costa Rica as a TEFL teacher, and as a Jesuit Volunteer/AmeriCorps in Portland, Oregon, helping the Latinx and Latin American community in financial inclusion projects and housing stability.
Andreas received their Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Saint Peter’s University, and studied at Universidad Iberoamericana in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. They hold a Master’s in Public Administration from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies. Andreas lives in New York City, but grew up in Puerto Rico and Santa Clara, California. They enjoy traveling and hiking (as they learned from their time on the West Coast and abroad). Most recently, Andreas has picked up working on fine art projects and performing in musicals.