Kristen Luna AponteKristen Luna Aponte serves as the equity and inclusion program specialist in UCAR's Office of Diversity and Inclusion. Kristen holds a master's degree in education administration and leadership, with an emphasis in student affairs.

Kristen’s work experience is largely in the college and university setting, most recently at the University of Colorado Boulder, where she was a hall director for 3.5 years. Kristen’s training experiences include sessions on identity development, equity in education, how to facilitate difficult conversations, and the development of student and professional staff.

Throughout her career, Kristen has gained valuable knowledge and skills in training, team creation, and community building that are helpful in creating a welcoming and inclusive environment at NCAR and UCAR.    

Contact Kristen Luna Aponte

kaponte@ucar.edu
303-497-1657