Meet The Experts

Jerry Ashworth is Thompson’s editor of the Federal Grants Management Handbook, the Grants Management Monitor and the Single Audit Information Service. Jerry has served as the editor of these publications for more than eight years. He has almost 25 years of journalism experience, including the last 19 years in the newsletter industry covering a range of topics from federal grants and single audits to electronic commerce and environmental issues. Jerry has a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism degree from the University of Georgia and is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists. He can be connected with via LinkedIn.

lfm_16 (vertical)_med_2Lily McManus is editor of Thompson’s Federal Grants Development Handbook. She has contributed content to numerous Thompson publications, including the OSHA Guide for Health Care Facilities, Guide to Medical Privacy & HIPAA, and Controlled Substances Handbook. She also has conducted webinars and participated in live training for grants professionals on the new compliance requirements under OMB’s uniform guidance. She received her bachelor’s degree from Bates College and J.D. from William & Mary Law School, and is licensed to practice law in the District of Columbia and Commonwealth of Virginia.