Emerge Colorado Staff

Michal Rosenoer, Executive Director

Michal Rosenoer has spent her career working on political campaigns and policy issues across Colorado. She was previously the Field Manager for Conservation Colorado, during which time she worked on over seventy elections at the local and state level on both sides of the Divide. Before coming to Emerge Colorado, Michal also worked for Friends of the Earth in Washington D.C., was a full-time high school teacher, and organized communities on affordable housing and food access issues.

Michal also previously served on the Women’s Lobby of Colorado Board of Directors, as an appointed member of the Affordable Housing Council for the City of Durango, and is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley.

Shannon Hayes, Intern

Shannon graduates in May from the University of Colorado Denver with a degree in political science. She has worked for women candidates and legislators around Denver and in the state capitol. Shannon has also worked as an advocate for common sense gun safety as an organizer and speaker at the Denver March for Our Lives. She is preparing to apply for law school and hopes to work in public interest law and public policy.