Joyce M. Bove

MPA'74, Urban Management

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IU Bloomington


Joyce Bove recently retired as Senior Vice President for Programs and Special Projects at the New York Community Trust, where she oversaw a wide range of grant programs and special projects. Before joining The Trust, she held administrative and planning positions in health, mental health, and substance abuse agencies. She was the founding chair of the New York Academy of Medicine’s School Health Programs Advisory Committee, and serves on the board of the Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy. She is also a visiting lecturer at New York Medical College’s School of Public Health.

In 1989, Bove received the Council on Foundations’ Robert W. Scrivner Award for Creative Grantmaking for her leadership in shaping the local and national philanthropic response to the AIDS epidemic.

Bove is a graduate of Wellesley College and holds an MPA from Indiana University. She is a Fellow of the New York Academy of Medicine.