Celeste Lee oversees grantmaking at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation. She returned to the Foundation in 2012, and had previously served as the first director of Community Health Partnerships when the Foundation was created in 2001. During that initial tenure at the Foundation, she managed a grant portfolio focused on outreach and enrollment, cultural competence, health care disparities, and children's mental health. From 2007 to 2012, Celeste was the senior director of Member, Account & Provider Enrollment at the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts health plan. Her nearly 20-year history with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts also includes roles as senior director of Supplier Diversity, executive director of the company's WellChild Foundation for children's mental and emotional health, and director of Community Relations.
Celeste holds a master's degree from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education and bachelor's from the University of New Hampshire.