Tessa Seaney joined El Pomar Foundation as a member of the 2021 Fellowship class. As a 1st Year Fellow, Tessa serves as a Program Associate for Empty Stocking Fund, Police Foundation, Hundred Club, and Fellowship Recruiting. In addition, Tessa Supports the San Luis Valley region.
Tessa grew up in the small town of Mead, Colorado before graduating with honors from Fort Lewis College in Durango, CO with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. During her time at Fort Lewis, Tessa served on the New Student Orientation Leadership team and spent many hours volunteering at a local middle and high school. Her volunteer experiences led her to a passion for youth mental health and informed her desire to pursue higher education around this topic. In her free time, Tessa loves reading, hiking and paddle boarding.