S ian joined the ERC in September 2019. In her role as External Affairs Manager, she oversees the External Affairs team, managing communications and fundraising for the organization. Prior to joining the ERC, Sian was the Community Outreach Coordinator for the Committee on Temporary Shelter (COTS), the largest service provider for people who are homeless or marginally housed in Vermont, where she helped educate the community on issues related to housing and homelessness, and was part of the development and communications team. Sian’s experience also includes work in reproductive rights and youth leadership development. Sian received her master’s degree in Women’s History from Sarah Lawrence College, and her bachelor’s degree in History from Kalamazoo College.