Executive Director at the California Center for Rural Policy (CCRP), Humboldt State University.
Connie Stewart is Executive Director at the California Center for Rural Policy (CCRP), a research center committed to informing policy, building community, and promoting the health and well- being of rural people and environments. The Center is located at Humboldt State University on the Redwood Coast of California.
The Center works on a variety of issues including: health care access, cost and quality; broadband deployment, adoption and policy; wealth creation and economic development; food systems and food security; and youth leadership and development. It has a staff of 25 people.
Prior to joining CCRP, Connie spent six years working as a Senior Field Representative for the California Assembly. She is a Former Mayor and member of the Arcata City Council. Connie also serves on the RUPRI Human Services Panel.