Contact the Board

Mims Harris – President

Consultant (trainings & facilitations)

Karen Rattenborg – Vice President

Retired: Assistant Professor Emerita & Former Executive Director – CSU Early Childhood Center

Caroline Bunn – Secretary

Community Engagement Manager, Unite Us

Kristin Kurbjun – Treasurer

Product Line Manager – Otter Box

Lisa Auer – Council Liaison

FLTI Site Coordinator & DEI Support – CSU Extension Larimer County

Dr. Deborah Archer 

Physician – Sunrise Community Health Center

Becca Benedict

Director of Early Childhood, Poudre School District

Abby Callan 

Program Manager – Orchards Outpatient Services and Specialized Women’s Services, SummitStone Health Partners

April Gerakos-Rooker

Director, Investment Operations – Timucuan Asset Management, Inc. 

Melanie Gilbertson 

ECE Instructor – Front Range Community College

Steve Kuehneman 

Executive Director – Care Housing

Anne Lance

Executive Director, Teaching Tree Early Childhood Learning Center

Kelsey Lyon

Public Health Planning Manager – Larimer County Department of Health and Environment

Maria Martin

Director – The Sunshine House


Community Member/Non Profit Director

Thad Paul 

Division Manager; Children, Youth, and Families – Larimer County Department of Human Services

Averil Strand

Community Member

Jane Stuart

Occupational Therapist

Mary Ward

Community Member