Senior Program Officer, Lutheran Foundation of St. Louis
Rebekah Miller is a Senior Program Officer at the Lutheran Foundation of St. Louis where she has been a grantmaker since 2017. She also serves as the co-chair of the Capacity Building Committee of the St. Louis Funders for Learning and Evaluation Group (FLEG).
Prior to her time at the Foundation, she served in a variety of roles at the United Way of Greater St. Louis where, as a Director in the Community Investment Division, she oversaw allocations of $14 million. Her grantmaking experience also includes the National Children’s Alliance in Washington, D.C.
Rebekah received a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Political Science and Religious Studies from Rhodes College in Memphis, TN. After earning her undergraduate degree, she was selected as a Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellow. She has a Master of Social Work from Washington University in St. Louis where she taught as an adjunct instructor in Volunteer Management for five years.
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I have served on PhilMO’s Programs & Services Committee since 2018 and have seen firsthand the intentionality of their approach to services for the network. With this thoughtful and purposeful effort, PhilMO offers professional development opportunities that I have found both essential and enriching.