GEAR UP welcomes its new director, Liana Cunningham. Liana graduated from Trinity College with her Bachelor of Arts degree in 2009. Shortly after, Liana began her career with Planned Parenthood of Southern New England (PPSNE), starting as the Public Affairs Fellow. In this position, she managed the organization’s college internship program, training and organizing college students across Connecticut. She then transitioned to the role of Community Educator, providing educational programming to youth in the Greater Hartford area. Passionate about youth programming, Liana started and oversaw PPSNE’s peer education program in Hartford.