Diana Figueroa

Grants Associate


Diana joined the Foundation in late 2016 as a receptionist and became a member of the Grants Administration team in 2017. She maintains the grants database and tracks grants through all stages. Diana earned her bachelor’s degree in psychological science with a minor in sociology from Central Connecticut State University.

What do you enjoy most about Greater Hartford?
What I enjoy most about Greater Hartford is the diversity; I appreciate the unique perspectives and drive that exists here.

What quote best represents your personal philosophy?
“Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better. “ – Maya Angelou

Are you involved in any volunteer activities?
In 2019, I joined the Obama Foundation Community Leadership Corps. In this volunteer role, I spent time with other passionate youth in the region in tackling prominent social issues in Hartford.