Grant Loftesnes is the Project Administrator for the Carnegie Mellon University Washington Semester Program (CMU/WSP) and is based in the IPS Washington, DC, office. He has has primary responsibilities in managing the operations of the IPS Washington, DC, office. Grant also supports the personal and professional development of students participating in the CMU/WSP by generating unique and innovate opportunities for students to explore Washington, DC. In addition, he manages the IPS director's calendar.
Prior to joining IPS, Grant was an Operations Coordinator at Results for Development, a global health non-profit. He graduated from American University in 2016 with a major in International Studies and a minor in Arabic. While an undergraduate student in Washington, Grant interned with non-government organizations, research centers, and the Senate.