Tianna Boswell-Porter is the Coordinator of Community Impact at the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. In this role, Tianna is responsible for providing support to the Vice President of Community Impact and Vice President of Knowledge and Equity. She also works closely with the teams responsible for scholarships, grants, and nonprofit services.
Tianna is a New York native who moved to the Sarasota area seven years ago. She has had the privilege to connect and contribute her skills to local businesses and nonprofit initiatives while getting acquainted with a new city.
Tianna holds a Bachelor of Science in Advertising and Marketing Communications and graduated magna cum laude from the Fashion Institute of Technology, a part of the State University of New York. Prior to joining the Community Foundation, Tianna previously worked as a Procurement Buyer at Manatee County Government, where she analyzed quotes and wrote solicitations and contracts for the acquisition of goods, technology, and services.
Outside of work, Tianna enjoys traveling, creative writing, and volunteering to support the production and marketing needs of local events.