Bachelor, St. Lawrence University, 1990. Master of Public Administration, Columbia University, 1993. Juris Doctor, University Denver, 1995.
Budget officer for Governor Roy Romer Office State Planning and Budgeting, Colorado, 1995—1998. Fiscal analyst Colorado Department Health Care Policy and Financing, Children's Basic Health Plan, 1998—1999. With Educare Colorado (now Qualistar), 2000—2002, Colorado Children's Campaign.
Policy director for House Speaker Andrew Romanoff, 2004—2005. State treasurer State of Colorado, 2007—2010. Guest lecturer University Denver College Law, University Colorado Graduate School Public Affairs, Bighom Center Public Policy.
Treasurer Coffman's Advisory Committee on Constitutional Reform.
Volunteer guardian ad-litem attorney Children's Legal Clinic (now Rocky Mountain Children's Law Center). Board directors Paddington Station Preschool.
Married Saurabh Mangalik. Children: David Kadin, Kyra Kennedy.