Dr. Brita Midness

Grants Manager

Brita Midness is the Grants Manager at the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP). She is responsible for managing fundraising initiatives and building partnerships with funders to advance the mission of IATP. Prior to joining the IATP team, she worked both locally and globally, including as a researcher, nonprofit capacity builder and volunteer manager. Brita is an active member of the Twin Cities nonprofit community serving as a consultant and as a volunteer with local mission-driven organizations. She holds a BA from Colby College (USA), a M.Litt in Peace and Conflict Studies from the University of St Andrews (Scotland) and a PhD in International Relations from the University of St Andrews.