Coloradans overwhelmingly support investing in our kids, and especially early education. This is key because research shows the first five years of children’s lives are critically important for their development. We’re committed to ensuring all children succeed in school and life. That’s why we’re empowering Coloradans to be the voice for kids.
We want to help you be an effective voice for kids. Below are resources to help you take action in your community.
Contact your local Save the Children Action Network staff member to learn how you can be a voice for kids.
Mobilization Manager, Colorado
Annalise is the Colorado mobilization manager for Save the Children Action Network. Throughout her career she has led humanitarian, development, and human rights campaigns. She has worked extensively in Latin America and has carried out focused projects in Asia and Africa.
Annalise received her Master of Arts in Latin American studies from the University of California, San Diego, and holds a certificate in international human rights and humanitarian law from American University, Washington College of Law.
She works in the Denver area with the Community Language Cooperative as a Spanish-English interpreter, is a board member of the Latin America Working Group, and an advisor to the Americans for Indian Opportunity Ambassador Program.
Government Relations Manager, Colorado
Lauren is a Colorado native with a deep interest in sustainable community development through effective systems and governance. She’s held various public policy positions throughout the state.
Lauren graduated from Colorado State University with a B.A. in Political Science and International Studies. She currently serves on the board of the Young Education Professionals and was the co-chair of the Early Childhood Summit, a coalition of statewide leaders in child development and early learning.