Colleen Maleski is director of network advancement for StriveTogether. She builds and curates resources and supports to help cradle-to-career partnerships advance their work to change systems and improve educational outcomes for kids.
Prior to joining StriveTogether, Colleen earned her master of public policy degree at Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College, where she served as a research assistant for the Accelerated Academic Achievement Research Center and the Tennessee Consortium on Research, Evaluation and Development. She served as a consultant for the Tennessee Department of Education and led the expansion of Colorado State Sen. Mike Johnston’s Urban Leaders Fellowship to Nashville.
Colleen earned a bachelor of arts in strategic communications and business marketing from Ohio State University and worked previously in public affairs and corporate social responsibility for Raytheon.