- MBA Leadership, Walden University, Minneapolis, MN
BS Marketing & Communications, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
AAS Information Technology, ECPI Technical College, Richmond, VA
- Zanetta Ford-Byrd is a Grant and Contract Manager in the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) where she works with Principle Investigators and units to provide pre-award services. Zanetta joined OSP in May 2021 with over fifteen years of experience in the nonprofit sector where she operated as a nonprofit consultant, grant writing instructor, executive director, and grant manager. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Public Policy & Administration and holds certification from the Grant Training Center.