Project / Program Interests

Katherine prepares grant proposals for operating, program, and capacity-building support, as well as capital renovations and campaigns involving new building construction. She also develops pre-proposal Concept Papers and grant reports. Her grant-related interests, subject matter knowledge and project development experience is in these areas. 

  • Advocacy
  • Behavioral / Mental Health and Recovery Programs
  • Career Training and Workforce Programs
  • Community Centers and Libraries
  • Community Health Centers (Free Clinics, Federal / State Funded, FQHCs)
  • Disease Prevention / Health Promotion
  • Facility Renovations / Infrastructure / Equipment
  • Faith-Based Organizations
  • Forensic Mental Health in Corrections Facilities
  • Grant Making Organizations - Preparing RFP Guidelines and Proposal Reviews 
  • Health-Related Fitness
  • Integrative Health Care (Physical and Mental Health Care at Same Location)
  • Mentoring Programs
  • Municipal and Community-Wide Fitness, Health and Wellness Initiatives (Healthy People/Live Well Allegheny)
  • Peer-Run Organizations
  • Public Health Impact of Trauma; Trauma and Poverty; Trauma and Violence
  • Public / Private Partnerships
  • Sexual Assault / Domestic Violence / Victim Services / Balanced Approach to Restorative Justice
  • Trauma / PTSD / Post-Trauma Wellness


  • At-Risk and Transition-Age Youth
  • Economically-Disadvantaged Groups in the Pittsburgh Metro Area, Mon Valley, Allegheny County
  • Girls and Women
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Questioning (LGBTQ+)
  • Medically Underserved
  • People with Physical Disabilities
  • People with Chronic Mental and Physical Health Challenges
  • Veterans and Military Families

Geographic Service Areas (Order of Preference)

  • Mon Valley in Allegheny County / City of Pittsburgh 
  • Western Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania 
  • Inquire about National Service Areas