Program Officer – Arizona
Ivett Cuen joined the Trust in February 2018 following 12 years with Arizona Public Service (APS), where she served as a support technician for the Community Affairs department, working on corporate giving, strategic partnerships and volunteerism. Cuen provided project management support to the APS Foundation and technical support for their internal grants program system. She has a degree in internet programming and software design.
In her current position, Cuen reviews grant proposals, meets with potential grantees, conducts site visits and monitors and evaluates proposals. Additionally, she provides technical leadership to Trust staff, develops digital communications, manages content for both external and internal websites and assists in the execution of Trust events.
Cuen also represents the Trust in community initiatives, including Arizona’s Summer Youth Program Fund and The Arizona Republic’s Season for Sharing campaign.