Prior to joining CNDC in May 2019, Stef provided grant support for the Colorado Health Access Fund at The Denver Foundation. Her work experience also includes planning leadership programs at the Wichita Regional Chamber of Commerce and teaching 6-8th grade reading for charter schools in the Denver area. Particularly passionate about education, equity, and female empowerment, Stef is excited to support CNDC Projects and the great work they do in their communities. Stef holds a Bachelor’s in English and French from the University of Colorado Boulder and a Master’s in Education from the University of California-Santa Barbara. She enjoys spending time outdoors, boating, reading, and attempting to get her son, Mateo, to eat anything besides crackers.