Colin Perry

Colin Perry is the Program Officer at the Community Foundation. In this role, he is responsible for driving the Community Foundation’s grant management system to ensure that appropriate grants are being sought to advance our leadership initiatives, and working collaboratively to develop and maintain grant agreements. He also manages special projects and other initiatives to support the Community Foundation’s community impact efforts and serves as primary point of contact for all grant-related inquiries within his assigned portfolio.

Prior to joining the Community Foundation, Colin was a Grant Writer for Robert J. Miller & Associates Inc., where he wrote grants, submitted funding applications, and researched local, state and national funding opportunities on behalf of schools and nonprofits across the United States.

Previously, he was a Grant Development Specialist for Chautauqua Opportunities, Inc. and Editor in Chief of his campus newspaper, The Leader.

Colin received his B.A. in English and Communication-Journalism from the State University of New York at Fredonia.