Mr. Grof joined New Jersey Community Capital in 2009 and serves as the Interim Chief External Affairs Officer. Previously serving as Deputy to the President, he provided essential support to the President by managing relationships with funders and partners; coordinating responses to external requests; and overseeing special projects. As the Interim Chief External Affairs Officer, he is responsible for the External Affairs team and navigates internal and external communications for optimal functionality.
Prior to joining NJCC, Mr. Grof spent time as both a Wachovia Bank/Department of Community Affairs Housing Scholar for the City of Newark and an AmeriCorps VISTA member working for the New Jersey Community Development Corporation.
Mr. Grof holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Master of Public Policy with a concentration in Community Development from Rutgers University.