Denée Reaves is the HR and Operations Coordinator in Third Sector’s Boston office, assisting with onboarding processes as well as internal operational initiatives. Prior to joining the Third Sector team, Denée taught English for a year in Terrassa, Spain. Although a Boston native, she lived in Washington D.C. and worked as a Special Assistant to the Chief of Staff at the Democratic National Committee during the 2016 Elections, and as a Special Assistant to the National Political Director at the Service Employee’s International Union (SEIU). Before working at SEIU, she served as the Program Assistant for the International program at the Natural Resources Defense Council, focusing on conservation efforts in Mexico, Chile and Canada. Denée graduated with a Bachelors in Linguistics and a Minor in Hispanic Studies from the College of William and Mary, and a Master’s in Applied Linguistics From University of Massachusetts Boston.