Arriana Belkin is the Associate Legislative Director at SiX. In this role, she focuses primarily on developing and deepening relationships with state legislators and organizational partners across the country. Before SiX, Arriana worked at America Votes in Colorado, where she focused on strategic planning and voter projections for the 2016 election cycle. She also served as a summer coordinator for Leslie Herod’s successful campaign for state representative in Colorado. As an organizer for New Era Colorado in 2014-2015, Arriana played a significant role in executing the organization’s pre-registration program in Denver and Jefferson County public high schools. She is a recent graduate of the University of Denver, where she earned a dual B.A. in Sociology and Pre-Law. While at the university, Arriana served for three years as co-chair of the Center for Multicultural Excellence’s Annual Diversity Summit on Inclusive Excellence. She maintains a deep and abiding commitment to economic and social justice and to highlighting the importance of diversity and youth outreach.