Community Engagement Manager


Laura Callachan
Laura Callachan

About Laura

Laura serves as the Community Engagement Manager for Waterbury with the CT Charter Schools Association. She works closely with educators, parents, and community members to help establish meaningful relationships that will support and expand great schools in Waterbury. Laura is a graduate from the University of Connecticut where she received her Master’s in Social Work, focused in Public Policy. She is deeply passionate about the Connecticut education system and has worked in both the Bridgeport and New Britain school districts. Additionally, Laura spent a year working for a CREC school in Hartford. She is a strong proponent for school choice and believes that all of Connecticut’s children should receive and have access to a quality education.

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