Catherine Minerich Riggs

Catherine is a seasoned grant professional with over 20 years of experience in writing, managing, and consulting on various grant projects across the United States. She has advanced degrees in Political Science and Government, which enable her to conduct in-depth research and analysis on policy issues and opportunities.

As the Manager of the Grant Consultant Network at TFG, she leads a team of grant consultants who provide guidance and support to clients on grant strategy, development, and implementation. She also oversees the quality and compliance of grant proposals and reports, and ensures the alignment of grant activities with the clients’ goals and objectives. She has successfully secured and managed grants from federal, state, and foundation sources for a wide range of projects, such as public arts, infrastructure, railroad safety, historic preservation, and more. She is passionate about community development and fundraising, and strives to create positive and lasting impact through her work.