Astrid Gomes

Grants Associate

Astrid supports the program team by managing and coordinating all internal and external meetings. She is also a part of the Grants Management team and she leads the non-programmatic grant process as well as communication for board members and staff.

She brings over five years of experience in management and event coordination. Prior to joining Houston Endowment, Astrid managed and ran the operations for a music studio in the Memorial area.

Born in Venezuela, Astrid has called Houston home since she was eight years old. In her spare time, she enjoys running, working out, spending time with friends and family, traveling, and exploring all of Houston’s diverse restaurants.

Astrid earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Houston-Downtown and received the Professional Administrative Certification of Excellence (PACE) from the American Society of Administrative Professionals in 2021.