Senior Program Officer
Arts & Culture
Michelle D. Johnson serves as a senior program officer with The Kresge Foundation’s Arts and Culture Program.
Her responsibilities include reviewing grant requests from community-based nonprofit organizations, making recommendations for grant funding and monitoring a portfolio of grants.
Michelle joined Kresge in 2006, having previously worked as a financial resource development analyst for the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit.
She earned a bachelor of arts degree in industrial/organizational psychology from Wayne State University and holds a master of science in management from Walsh College.
Michelle is a member of several philanthropic affinity groups, and she devotes time to volunteer for several charities.
Photo: Douglas Schaible
Creative placemaking and equity