Aja is an impact-driven professional originally from Boulder who oversees volunteer programming and alumni chapters for the Alumni Association. She is a graduate of Northwestern University, where she studied international affairs and Spanish and also earned a master’s degree in management studies. She is passionate about community engagement, social impact and education. Prior to joining CU Boulder, Aja worked in college admissions at Northwestern followed by over five years working as a global internship advisor for a Chicago-based study abroad nonprofit. In her free time, you can find Aja doing something active outside, trying new recipes in her kitchen and dreaming about the next country she hopes to visit.