As Project Director for LAUNCH Together, Tanya serves as liaison between community-based grantees and statewide funders, coordinating subject-matter expert technical assistance, and supporting robust learning communities. Tanya also supports other efforts in health and well-being and family support. Prior to joining Early Milestones, Tanya spent eight years at the Colorado Health Foundation, where she led investment portfolios related to strengthening the delivery of comprehensive primary care, early childhood mental health, and nonprofit capacity building. She also contributed to the development of the Foundation’s locally-focused work, partnering with leaders, nonprofits, and community members to develop community-based solutions to health issues. Tanya was part of the design team for LAUNCH Together and served on the its Advisory Team from 2015-17.
Tanya received an M.A. in social sciences, with an emphasis on child and family policy, from the University of Chicago. She also received a B.S. in psychology from the University of Colorado.
Tanya enjoys spending time outdoors and exploring Colorado with her husband and two children. When it’s too cold to do so, you can find her inside baking sourdough bread and Swedish desserts.