Danielle Pacifico-Cogan

Danielle Pacifico-Cogan is dedicated to creating a future where ethnicity, disability and socioeconomic status will not dictate access to opportunity or influence a person’s quality of life.

To make her vision a reality, Danielle has focused her career on communications and public service. She uses the skills developed in these fields to strengthen her advocacy and engagement work in support of historically underserved communities. Danielle has extensive experience developing and managing projects and programs that create the conditions for individuals and communities to solve problems and create change.

Danielle Pacifico-Cogan is the Director of Communications for Oregon’s leading early childhood advocacy organization. She is also an alumna of the first Emerge California class. Danielle is dedicated to creating a future where ethnicity, disability and socioeconomic status will not dictate access to opportunity or influence a person’s quality of life.

Danielle is a member of the Portland’5 Center for the Performing Arts Foundation Board and the board of directors of The Children’s Book Bank.