Anna Lee Vargas is a sixth generation San Luis Valley Native born and raised in Manassa, Colorado. She attended Adams State University where she received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology with an emphasis in Social Welfare and Spanish, Liberal Arts.
Anna Lee describes herself as a natural born advocate and is passionate about protecting the land, water, and people of the San Luis Valley. She loves working with kids and feels fortunate to have worked with youth at her previous employment, Conejos Clean Water, as well as a Prevention Specialist for the San Luis Valley Community Mental Health Center (now the San Luis Valley Behavioral Health Group) and Parent Partner for the Monte Vista Migrant Headstart. She is proud of her professional accomplishments but considers her greatest accomplishment is being a mama to her wonderful daughter.