Connor holds a B.A. in Political Science and Environmental Studies from Coe College in Iowa. Here she completed research on water policy in the Colorado River Basin. She currently is based in the Philadelphia area and works with a non-profit organization focused on the health of the Delaware River Watershed.
Before accepting her current position, Connor spent time working in the humanitarian field specifically focusing on women’s education and healthcare. These topics are of great interest to her and she has continued to volunteer with organizations that work on these issues.