Staff & Interns

The Assisi Foundation staff is available to assist you with questions regarding eligibility for funding as well as qualification for our training and seminars. 

Please feel free to contact any of our staff.

John I. Mansfield, Foundation Associate, jmansfield [at] assisifoundation [dot] org

Taylor Wamble, Director of Grants Management, twamble [at] assisifoundation [dot] org

Elise Higdon, Programs Manager, ehigdon [at] assisifoundation [dot] org

Tiffanie Grier, Programs Officer, tgrier [at] assisifoundation [dot] org

Ernestine Berry Smith, Programs Officer, esmith [at] assisifoundation [dot] org

Jaclyn White, Director of Accounting and Finance, jwhite [at] assisifoundation [dot] org

Dr. Jan Young, Executive Director, jyoung [at] assisifoundation [dot] org

Summer Internships

We hire a limited number of interns for the summer. To inquire about eligibility and for an application, please email jyoung [at] assisifoundation [dot] org or call us at (901) 684-1564.