Karen Sanchez-Greigo is principal of the innovative Atrisco Heritage Academy High School on Albuquerque’s southwest mesa. As such, she is dedicated to the academic success of students from the city’s South Valley, an area where economic and educational challenges are many, and young people have often struggled to stay in school.
Improve economic security of vulnerable children and their families in Dona Ana County by creating a workforce development plan and identifying gaps in access to build a skilled and ready workforce positioned to obtain higher skilled, higher paying jobs
Improve the economic security of working, low-income, nontraditional entrepreneurs with families in the South Valley of Albuquerque, New Mexico, by providing community and culturally-based incubation resources, strategies, networks and expertise
Improve the health outcomes of children and families in target New Mexico communities by increasing community capacity to conduct Health Impact Assessments, supporting place-based efforts in Doña Ana, McKinley, and San Juan Counties, and strengthening the health equity network in New Mexico