Anne Carto brings a unique experience in advocacy, community outreach, stakeholder relations, and consensus to our team and clients. Most recently, Anne served as Community Outreach Manager for the Colorado Oil & Gas Association in which she led the association’s community outreach and local regulatory efforts, executing proactive engagement in key oil and gas jurisdictions across Colorado. She has organized a statewide speaking engagement program and built strategic community engagement coalitions. Anne’s in-depth understanding of strategic engagement and negotiation at the local level with both elected officials and community members has resulted in workable regulatory processes and positive project outcomes throughout the state. Before arriving in Colorado, Anne was the Communications Coordinator for the Ohio Oil & Gas Association and Director of Coalitions and New Media for Energy In Depth – the Ohio Project, a national energy education and outreach program. She received her bachelor’s degree from Ohio University, during which she worked in various levels of government and multiple political campaigns.