The Institute is named for Catherine E. Cutler who devoted herself to public service in Maine for many years.
The Catherine Cutler Institute collaborates with partners throughout the nation and across the world to find sustainable practical solutions to critical societal issues.
The experienced staff of the Catherine Cutler Institute work collaboratively to help organizations and communities thrive in a changing world by translating knowledge and best practices into sustainable solutions that are responsive to societal needs and focused on both short-term and long-term outcomes.
Catherine Cutler Institute staff bring decades of experience and advanced degrees in areas of policy, social work, law, education, business administration, and public health. Our multidisciplinary approach allows us to provide innovative outcomes to complex local, national, and international issues.
The Catherine Cutler Institute’s primary focus areas are:
- Children, Youth, and Families
- Disability & Aging
- Economic & Workforce Development
- Environmental & Social Resilience
- Justice Policy
- Population Health & Health Policy
If you are interested in collaborating with the Catherine Cutler Institute, please contact the Director, Kris Sahonchik.