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Gina Dotson

Gina Dotson is grants manager and social media coordinator at the Burton D. Morgan Foundation in Hudson, Ohio. She is a member of Grants Managers Network.
Time to Go Social

Time to Go Social

The Importance of Social Networking to Grantmaking When I decided to apply for the position of Grants Manager and Social Media Coordinator at The Burton D. Morgan Foundation last year, I had to ask my 15-year-old daughter to give me a brief Twitter tutorial. While I was quite comfortable with Facebook, I didn’t know a retweet from a hashtag. Quite honestly, I found it to be very foreign and, well, intimidating. I still didn’t quite understand everything after my first training session, but I got the hang of it pretty quickly. Now, I can tweet with the best of them