Erin SheehanState Network Manager
Erin Sheehan manages a network of state coalitions working to advance skills policies that support industry engagement, equity, public accountability, and job-driven investment. She manages this network in collaboration with local coalition leads, NSC staff, and national partners. Erin collaborates with NSC staff to provide state coalitions with customized technical assistance to achieve meaningful policy impacts, including through advocacy, communications, and peer learning strategies. Erin joined NSC in October 2021, and she is based in Washington, D.C.
Prior to joining NSC, Erin served as a Policy & Data Analyst at Connecticut Voices for Children, a New Haven based research and advocacy organization. In this role, she coordinated with staff and external partners to provide strategic advocacy focused on advancing economic justice. Previously, Erin worked on both statewide and local campaigns in Connecticut and Nebraska.
Erin graduated from the University of Nebraska with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and History.