Tiera Hollanquest

Operations Manager, Indiana Learns

3 years in education
1 years at The Mind Trust

As Operations Manager for Indiana Learns, Hollanquest is responsible for administrative, financial, and project management duties for the statewide microgrant program. She leads work related to budget tracking, financial record keeping, and creating operational systems that support the implementation of Indiana Learns on behalf of the Indiana Department of Education. 

Before joining the Indiana Learns team, Hollanquest was the Director of Operations for EmpowerED Families, an Indianapolis parent advocacy organization. She also previously served as a Finance Analyst with the Indianapolis Mayor’s Office of Education Innovation. She graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a bachelor’s in economics, is a board member for Project Azul, and serves on the Student Relations Committee for the Notre Dame Black Alumni Board.