Erin Hendel

Erin Hendel

Technical Grants Writer
  • Development

Erin serves as a technical grant and proposal development manager, writing, editing, and managing proposals and donor-facing communication to support RMI’s philanthropic goals.


Prior to joining RMI, Erin spent eight years leading donor communications for The Nature Conservancy in Montana, supporting fundraising campaigns to help protect more than 600,000 acres of forests and old-growth grasslands. Previously, she held teaching and communications roles at the University of California, Davis.


BA, English and French, Grinnell College

MA, English and Environmental Studies, University of Montana

PhD, English, University of California, Davis