Collette K. Walton

Collette Walton

Collette K. Walton is the Director of 5Essentials Partnerships and Growth for UChicago Impact. In this role, she oversees the day-to-day operations of 5Essentials implementations and leads the planning and strategy efforts of the 5Essentials unit.

Previously, Collette worked in project management at Illinois Action for Children and in education sales for Career Education Corporation. She has a Bachelor of Arts with a dual focus in Communications and Journalism from Northern Illinois University.


I believe that all children deserve to be in an excellent school and I'm inspired by our organization's ability to contribute to that.