Ean Tomas Tafoya

Colorado Field Advocate

Ean began his career as a youth educator. He has worked for three branches of local government and run for Denver City Council. He has directed campaigns for state offices and local initiatives. He received recognition for his work from both the Denver Regional Council of Governments and the Regional Air Quality Council.

Born on Earth Day and raised in Denver, Colorado, he loves to dance whether it be at a concert or in politics. He was recognized as the Most Outstanding Student from his college at Metropolitan State University of Denver, where he received a BA in Political Science with a Minor in Native American Studies. He holds certificates in Early Childhood Education and Horticultural Therapy. He is currently completing a Water Studies Certificate. He serves on the Executive Board of the Colorado Latino Forum and is the Environmental Justice Chair.