Hillary Jorgensen serves as Healthier Colorado’s Deputy Executive Director. Prior to joining the Healthier Colorado team, Hillary served as the Political Director for Colorado Progressive Action where she led their organizing, legislative, and electoral efforts. Raised in rural Colorado, Hillary is passionate about improving health outcomes in every corner of the state and in tackling health equity. Throughout her career, she has organized diverse groups to take action on health care, economic justice, and civil rights issues. Hillary’s prior professional experience also includes leading policy and advocacy initiatives at Disability Rights Washington and the Colfax Community Network.
Hillary earned a J.D. from Seattle University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Colorado.