Sheila manages day-to-day public relations, earned media, press inquiries and brand awareness for New Futures. Her goal is to guarantee that New Futures’ mission, vision and policy priorities are known and understood statewide and within the walls of the New Hampshire State House.
Before joining New Futures, Sheila worked in the New Hampshire non-profit sector on a variety of state level policy issues spanning from Medicaid expansion (2013 and 2016) to gender equality and equal pay. In 2015 she moved back to New Hampshire from Texas where she worked as a 401K retirement representative, and prior to that, as a statewide and national campaign finance assistant. In 2012, Sheila ran 200 state representative campaigns for the New Hampshire House.
Sheila is originally from Puerto Rico and received her B.A. in communications and a minor in philosophy from Franklin Pierce University in Rindge, New Hampshire. Sheila lived in Athens, Greece for six months in 2010 as an undergraduate student with a focus on public relations and communications strategies regarding the Greek economic crisis and broader EU policy issues.