Robin Barker
Grants & Administrative Manager

Robin has been a part of the George Family Foundation since 2008. She first joined the Foundation as an Executive Assistant and was promoted to Grants & Administrative Manager in 2010.

In addition to grant and financial management, Robin runs the day-to-day operations of the Foundation. She also assists the President and Program Officer with special projects as needed.

She served as Vice Chair and then Chair of the Minnesota regional chapter of PEAK Grantmaking from 2016 through 2019 and continues to be an active member of the organization. PEAK Grantmaking is a member-led community of 6,000 grant professionals who are leading the way to advance equitable, effective grantmaking practices.

Outside of work, Robin enjoys hiking in national parks with her husband and spending time with her new granddaughter Rhea, who lives in California.


Photo by Sandra Julian