Michaela Mendygral

Communications Associate


Michaela supports the Communications team at the Hartford Foundation. She discovered her passion for working in the nonprofit sector during her time reporting for a solutions journalism project at Quinnipiac University, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Graphic and Interactive Design and Journalism.

What do you enjoy most about Greater Hartford?
I think the best part of any place is it’s people. Greater Hartford’s residents are passionate. It is exciting to be surrounded by those who seek to continually improve, not just for themselves but for their community.

What quote best represents your personal philosophy?
“The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.” – Albert Schweitzer