Maureen Johnson (M.P.A., University of Colorado ) has a background in public service, higher education, and nonprofit development and management. She has her undergraduate degree in Political Science and master’s degree in Public Administration; both from the University of Colorado. In 1996, Maureen was elected statewide to the CU Board of Regents and served a 6 year term focusing on access issues for students and programs across the state of Colorado. Her academic interests include disability policy and advocacy coalitions, public funding for arts programs and political coalitions around civil rights. She is a leadership consultant and educator.