Trenae Simpson, MBA

Director, Grants and Programs

Trenae Simpson, MBA, serves as the director of grants and programs for CareQuest Institute for Oral Health. In this role, Trenae implements a national, state, and local grantmaking strategy focused on social justice, equity, and community engagement to advance better health through oral health. Trenae works closely with grantees to provide strategic guidance, capacity-building opportunities, and targeted learning focused on health equity and social justice.

Before joining CareQuest Institute, Trenae served as a research assistant at the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship, a membership organization that provides professional development opportunities and knowledge resources for corporate citizenship practitioners.

Trenae earned a bachelor’s degree from Harvard University and a master’s degree in business administration from the Carroll School of Management at Boston College.