Tanya Cothran is Executive Administrator at Spirit in Action International, a granting organization that supports community organizations and individuals in Kenya, Malawi, and Uganda. She started working for Spirit in Action in 2007. In 2009, she completed her Masters in Library and Information Science at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota. She grew up in California and moved to Toronto in 2012.
She is also the co-editor of the book Smart Risks: How Small Grants are Helping to Solve some of the World's Biggest Problems.
Tanya and Face2Face host David Peck talk about mutual trust, Smart Risks, peace-building, mattresses, innovation and a grassroots manifesto for change.
With thanks to producer Josh Snethlage and Mixed Media Sound.
Image: Tanya Cothran. Used with permission.
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