The William T. Grant Foundation has announced the addition of two new staff members: DWAYNE LINVILLE and MELISSA WOOTEN. Linville will serve as director of grantmaking operations, ensuring that the grants management system meets the needs of applicants, grantees, and staff. He previously was director of operations at the Shine Campaign, which supports clean, distributed energy solutions, and prior to that, worked in grants management and operations at the Ford Foundation. Wooten joins the foundation as a program officer in charge of the William T. Grant Scholars Program and Mentoring grants programs. She has served as senior director of educational equity and associate vice president for academic equity at Rutgers University; prior to that, she was an associate professor of sociology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where her scholarship focused on how colleges and universities provide supportive, challenging, and resource-rich environments for Black students.