Deena Lauver Scotti joined Missouri Foundation for Health in 2002 and currently serves as the director of grants management. She is responsible for all aspects of grants management and ensuring collaboration among grants management, policy, program, and other Foundation staff. She is an alumna of FOCUS St. Louis’ Leadership St. Louis class of 2011 and FOCUS St. Louis’ Diversity Leadership Fellowship inaugural class of 2014. In 2006, she was recognized by the St. Louis Business Journal as one of St. Louis’ up and coming leaders through the “30 Under 30” Awards. She received her undergraduate degree from Fontbonne University in 2004, and received her master of business administration degree from Fontbonne University in 2006.