Colleen manages media relations and long-term media strategy at Demos. Prior to joining the Communications team in October 2020, she was Director of Communications at the New York City Civilian Complaint Review Board, the city’s independent police oversight agency.

A New Jersey native, Colleen previously served as a press secretary in the New Jersey General Assembly’s Majority Office in Trenton. She earned her B.A. in political science and journalism from Rutgers University, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa with honors.

In her free time, Colleen is likely either listening to a podcast or playing piano.