Linnea  Minnema, CRA
Academic Grants Officer
Academic Grants and Sponsored Programs Office
Office: Brooks Hall 108
Phone: 205-726-2735
Linnea Minnema is the academic grants officer at Samford University. She is a certified research administrator (CRA) with 10 years of experience in various roles within research administration. She previously served as research contracts program manager at the University of Notre Dame and as the director of research for the University of Tennessee College of Nursing. She and her husband, Anthony Minnema (assistant professor in the history department), have a three-year-old daughter and enjoy bike riding, gardening, and cooking together as a family. Minnema is a life-long Detroit Tigers baseball fan and native of Grand Rapids, Michigan.