P. Richard Fleurant

P. Richard Fleurant is a Program Officer at the Community Foundation. In this role, he manages a portfolio of grantmaking programs that support the Foundation’s current community goals of advancing education, racial/ethnic equity, the environment and arts and architecture. As the primary contact for the funds he oversees, he makes grant recommendations, conducts oversight and performance evaluation, and manages a significant portion of the grantmaking activity to support community impact efforts.

Prior to joining the Community Foundation, Rich was a Business and Compliance Manager at The Chautauqua Center, where he managed the relationship between the company and its employees, oversaw employee relations and worked with the executive management team in an advisory capacity. Previously, he served as the Director of Care Coordination and Outreach Services at Evergreen Health Services. Prior to that, he was a Case Advocate Supervisor at Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA).

Rich received his B.S. in Business Administration from Houghton University.