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Lynne Black

Director of Finance

616.454.1751 x107

Joined the Community Foundation:

Inspirational Quote:

Be happy with who you are and what you do, and you can do anything you want.

Steve Maraboli

What Lynne does:

Lynne is responsible for all financial aspects of the Foundation, including investment pools, financial statements and audits. In addition to her financial responsibilities, Lynne is a staff member on the Investment Review and Audit Committees.

What she did before:

Prior to joining the Community Foundation, Lynne worked at the United Way of Kent County (now Heart of West Michigan United Way). She holds a Bachelor's degree in Accounting from Grand Valley State University.

When Lynne’s not working:

She spends time kayaking, biking, camping or skiing. She is a board member of the Greater Grand Rapids Ski Club and on the audit committee of the Land Conservancy of West Michigan.  

A few of Lynne's favorite things…

Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women (GROW)
Place to send out-of-towners:
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
Place to eat or drink:
Charley's Crab
Part of her job:
Working with passionate staff