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.
Pursue justice and racial equity for vulnerable children and families by preparing and incentivizing lawyers and other professionals to address social determinants of health by leveraging legal and public health systems
Conduct research that identifies placed-based approaches to promoting upward mobility by conducting "big-data" analysis; analysis of potential policy implications and levers at local, state and federal levels; and, in certain places, a qualitative analysis of the effects of neighborhood on mobility
Ensure marginalized low-income Latinos/immigrants in the United States have access to high-quality journalism, analysis and participation in national dialogue on racism and equity issues by providing core support of the Latino-produced Hablando de la Raza national public radio program