Director of Strategic Partnerships
Madison Knapp is the Director of Strategic Partnerships at Colorado Succeeds, overseeing key partnerships and special projects such as the Homegrown Talent Initiative. Madison tenaciously translates innovative ideas into impactful strategies to help ensure all of Colorado’s kids have high-quality learning experiences. Her expertise in grant writing, project management, and stakeholder engagement support the entire organization in achieving its mission.
Madison has served Colorado Succeeds since 2017. Prior to that, she supported the development team at PACER Center, an information and advocacy nonprofit serving children and youth with disabilities and their families, as well as the national bullying prevention center. She managed grant writing, donor relations, and numerous fundraising events annually.
Madison holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and master’s degrees in business administration and nonprofit management from Hamline University in St. Paul, MN. While born in Colorado, Madison grew up in Minnesota, and currently resides in southwest Littleton.