University of Texas at AustinDivision of Diversity and Community Engagement


423868_124490894339421_1243484742_nEllen Moutos Lee, Director of the Regional Foundation Library
Supervising an extensive collection of funding information, Ellen assists Central Texas-area nonprofits in identifying grants and other funding opportunities. Prior to joining the library, Ellen worked for the Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services and the Texas Health and Human Services Commission. Ms. Lee has worked in development for an Austin area nonprofit and has served as a member of the City of Austin Grant Review Committee. Ms. Lee holds a Master of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science. She lives with her husband, son and rescue dog.

photoRebecca Thompson, Graduate Assistant of the Regional Foundation Library
As Graduate Assistant of the Regional Foundation Library, Rebecca assists the director in working with individuals and nonprofit representatives to research funding opportunities by utilizing Foundation Directory Online. In addition, she assists with managing RFL community outreach through social media, website and community outreach efforts. Rebecca is a Georgia native and is currently a graduate student in social work at the University of Texas at Austin. She has lived in Austin for several years and enjoys the opportunity to stay informed about the fascinating work local nonprofits, students, and artists are doing. She is particularly passionate about causes promoting physical and mental health.