Katherine Grayson

Contract & Grant Analyst


2317 Phelps Hall

University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-5160


BS Business Administration & Management, Southern Vermont College


Katherine is the Contract & Grant Analyst for the Institute for Energy Efficiency. She is responsible for the administration of IEE contracts, grants, and complex awards. She acts as liaison between the Office of Research, Business & Financial Services and approximately 25 Principal Investigators (PIs) as well as numerous federal, state, local and private agencies. She monitors the financial progress of projects, complies with federal repporting requirements and alerts any concerns or potential problems related to the administration of research funds. Katherine researches, develops, and proposes solutions to complex problems that arise during the administration of awards, and advises PI's on University/agency policies regarding financial matters.

Additional responsibilities include marketing and communications activities through coordination of our quarterly newsletter.