OSPA Senior Sponsored Programs Specialist, Mi’Yata Johnson, has 10 years of grants administration and contracts experience. Prior to Georgia State University, she was the grants specialist at the Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security. She was responsible for providing hazard mitigation grants administration to the northwest region of the state. Her previous professional experience includes grants and contracts officer II at Georgia State University, Georgia Council for the Arts (providing grant funding, programs and services statewide), and the Georgia Department of Community Health (providing contracts administration). Mi’Yata holds an MBA degree and a bachelor’s degree in computer information systems.