Our Team

Krista Drescher-Burke

PhD, MSW, Senior Consultant, Grants Division

A Louisville native, Krista Drescher-Burke most recently worked in the Diversity, Equity, and Poverty Programs Division at Jefferson County Public Schools. She has worked with many nonprofit organizations in Louisville through board service, evaluation, and grants support. Krista’s work has primarily been with social services organizations

In 2008, she earned a PhD in Social Welfare from UC Berkeley, where she talked extensively with substance-using women to learn about their decision-making in regards to pregnancy. She also has an MSW from the University of Kentucky.