Tessa Seaney joined El Pomar Foundation as a member of the 2021 Fellowship class. As a 2nd Year Fellow, Tessa serves as a Program Director of Police Foundation, Hundred Club, New Fellow Orientation and the San Luis Valley region. In addition, Tessa supports the Fellowship Recruiting team as the Deputy Director.
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.