Who We Are

June Matayoshi

Grants Manager

First Year with IHF

1985

Focus Areas

Grants Management, Database Management, Foundation Administration

Education

M.M. in Performance and Pedagogy, Northern Illinois University
B.M. in Music Performance, Chicago Musical College at Roosevelt University

June Matayoshi is the Grants Manager at the Irving Harris Foundation, serving as a liaison between grantees and program staff for over three decades. One of the top priorities in June’s professional and personal life is relationships – a value she shares with the Harris family. She is a member of the Grants Managers Network and serves on the Product Advisory Council for SmartSimple software. June also pursues an active freelance career as a professional oboist in the metropolitan Chicago area, including 22 years with the Chicago Sinfonietta as well as playing for top-level talent ranging from the Joffrey Ballet to Celtic Woman to productions of Broadway in Chicago.