Cate Racek joined CEEP in May 2010 and serves as Proposal Development Consultant. Ms. Racek is responsible for oversight of CEEP's proposal preparation and submission process. With experience submitting to federal, state, foundations, and regional agencies, she also supports IU's School of Education faculty with grant applications. Ms. Racek previously worked at Brandeis University in Waltham, MA, and taught in California public schools. Ms. Racek earned her B.A. in English and Theater from College of the Holy Cross, and both her M.A. of English and Ed.M. of Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Vermont.