Luana Ma

Associate, Grants Administrator


Luana Ma   

Luana supports all aspects of grant compliance, including conducting due diligence on grantees and administration on all of our grantmaking programs, with an eye for modernization and process improvement.


Personal Philanthropic Interests
and Passions

Youth Development


Mental health

Luana brings 15+ years of management experience in administrative/backend operations. Having started her career in the private sector, her passion for helping others led to her transition to philanthropic work in 2012. Luana enjoys building meaningful relationships, streamlining processes, and approaching her work with a solution-based mindset. She is an '06 WSU alum with a B.S. in Psychology, B.A. in Sociology and a minor in Criminal Justice.

Luana has worked at Seattle Foundation since 2021.