Sister Tara Behanan
Tara works directly with the executive director of finance in ensuring adherence to the Lilly Endowment’s administrative and recordkeeping guidelines. She began working in philanthropy with a local community foundation 21 years ago. In this capacity, she has served as a grants and administrative coordinator and grants manager, handling and tracking proposals from inception through review and reporting. She also serves as a staff evaluator for grant applications and manages documentation needed for yearly audits and federal grant reports.