Cathy Luce, MBA
Director of Grants Management
Cathy joined MeHAF in April, 2002 as Administrative Assistant, and has held several positions since then. In her current role as Director of Grants Management, Cathy provides oversight for grants management operations, as well as grantee and contractor financial management tasks. As DGM, she ensures that these functions are of the highest quality and accuracy, compliant with federal and state regulations, as well as coordinated and integrated with other program and administrative functions of the foundation. Cathy works closely with Program Staff to plan the fielding, execution and monitoring of all grants and other program activities. In addition, she provides quality control for grantmaking procedures and systems, and monitors both to make sure the foundation is compliant with legal and IRS standards. Cathy also assists in providing staff support to the Grants Committee. Prior to joining MeHAF, Cathy worked as the Officer Manager and Bookkeeper for Consumers for Affordable Health Care Foundation and was Co-Owner of a small reforestation and blueberry harvesting business.
Cathy received her MBA and B.S. in Business Administration from Thomas College in Waterville, Maine. She is also a Leadership Maine alumna, Phi Class. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, which includes her husband, three adult children, a dog and a cat. Cathy enjoys attending local sporting events, crafting, and taking walks with her dog, Emmitt.