Becky Priest Santavicca has more than fifteen years of experience in proposal development and research administration. Before joining George Mason University, she was Director of Academic Grants at Quinnipiac University, where she was responsible for all non-fiscal pre- and post-award research administration. More recently, Becky was a freelance grant writer and editor with numerous higher education clients. She enjoys working with faculty and helping them secure resources that further their endeavors.
Becky earned a B.A. in English (Writing) from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and an M.F.A. in Creative Writing (Poetry) from the University of Houston. When she is not working, she enjoys reading, traveling, and spending time with her family and cats.