Vice President of Program
Katie Merrow joined the Foundation in 2008. She provides strategic direction and oversight for the program department, which annually awards about $30 million in grants and scholarships.
Before joining the Foundation, Katie served as the first executive director of the New Hampshire Women's Policy Institute and was a senior research associate with the New Hampshire Center for Public Policy Studies. She has also held positions in the state governments of Rhode Island and Massachusetts, and has experience with several school- and community-based committees.
She has a bachelor’s degree from Middlebury College, Vermont and a Master of Business Administration from Southern New Hampshire University. She is a Leadership New Hampshire associate from the class of 2006. In 2012, she was named one of NH Business Review's Outstanding Women in Business.
Katie lives in Hopkinton, New Hampshire.