Tish Sjuts

Tish Sjuts (she/her/hers), Development Associate


Tish Sjuts is the Development Associate at the Midwest Innocence Project. In her role, she guides MIP’s NextGen Board as well as their Regional Advisory Councils, while also securing funding and planning organizational events. Tish enjoys brainstorming with team members and partners and is committed to supporting those around her.


Tish started with MIP in 2019, since then she has been a part of several successful grants and events, including partnership grants with MU and UMKC and MIP’s Faces of Innocence Gala. She is passionate about getting others involved in supporting MIP’s mission.


As a first-generation college graduate, Tish is proud to have earned her Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Rhetoric from the University of Missouri Kansas City. Outside of work, Tish enjoys spontaneous road trips, RPGs, and science fiction short stories.