Leah Szelest

Development Manager, Special Events & Corporate Partnerships

Leah is the Development Manager, Special Events & Corporate Partnerships. She oversees the planning of the gala and helps build relationships with existing and current corporate sponsors.

Leah moved to Denver in 2010 after living in Boston for several years. Prior to that she received a bachelor’s degree in sociology at Quinnipiac University in Connecticut. She has experience working with nonprofits that specialize in helping children and families, and is excited to transition into supporting social justice and the Foundation’s mission to Erase Hate.

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