Rob Lehr
Program Officer / rlehr@garfdn.org

As program officer, Rob Lehr reviews and evaluates grant inquiries and applications with a focus on the Foundation’s community grantmaking in the areas of basic needs, arts and culture, and nonprofit sector advancement.

His career has been dedicated to the nonprofit sector, recently working as the Marketing Director at the Canton Museum of Art. Rob earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Akron’s Myers School of Art where he was awarded a fellowship to the Venice Biennale in Venice, Italy. He has served on the COG grantmaking committee for Artists of Rubber City and the Masque of the Red Death fundraiser committee for the Akron Civic Theatre.