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Our Team

  • Komen Colorado Affiliate Board of Directors

    The Board of Directors of Komen Colorado is a group of passionate ambassadors who donate their time to guide our work to meet the growing need for breast health/breast cancer services among our 22-county service area.

    Lauren Schwartz  • Board President • National MS Society

    Dr. Lora Barke • Vice President of Mission Initiatives •
    Invision Sally Jobe Breast Centers

    Roger Brown • Treasurer • Adair Group

    Aubrey Ebbs • FirstBank

    Mike Ferrufino • Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Denver

    Jeff Hovorka • Denver Center for the Performing Arts

    Sandra Menter • Belly Up Aspen

    Marcus Robinson  • Denver International Airport

    Rebecca Ronk Williams • Ronk Communications

    Michelle Search • Experis Financial

    Elizabeth Siegel • Colorado Mountain College 

    David Spector • Colorado High Performance Transportation Enterprise

    Romita Wadwa • Great-West Financial

    Tamra Ward • Denver Zoo

    Elizabeth Wylie • Hamil Law Group LLC 

  • Advisory Directors

    Kristin Bronson • Legal Advisor • Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP

    Barbara Newton  Member at Large • Community Volunteer

    Dr. Denise Norton, F.A.C.S. • Breast Care Program – St. Joseph Hospital

    Ashley Thompson  Legal Advisor • Baker & Hostetler LLP  

    ASPEN
    Debra DeMeulenaere  Aspen Valley Hospital 

    Peggy Mink  Community Volunteer 

    Liz Siegel • Community Volunteer 

    Jeannie Walla • KSNO 

  • Honorary Council

    Sharon Magness Blake

    Kim Christiansen

    Gail Coors

    Jean Galloway

    Arlene Mohler Johnson

    Mark Koebrich

    Dottie Lamm

    Frances Owens

    Jeannie Ritter


    Jan Stadler

  • Komen Colorado Staff

    The Komen Colorado staff is working alongside the Board of Directors and volunteers to further our mission of ending breast cancer forever.

    50 S. Steele St., Ste. 100, Denver, CO 80209 | Phone: (303) 744-2088

    Cindy Bolin
    Interim Chief Executive Officer
    cbolin@komencolorado.org
    Cindy Bolin joined Komen Colorado in October 2016. As a three-time breast cancer survivor, Cindy has dedicated years of service to the Susan G. Komen Colorado Affiliate as an active volunteer and board member. She has a background in journalism and education. Cindy is also an active volunteer and academy parent board member for St. Mary’s Academy where her daughter attends school. Cindy holds a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Master’s degree in Secondary Education from the University of Houston.



    Ana Chavira
    Mission Coordinator – Aspen
    achavira@komencolorado.org
    I am very passionate about joining the Susan G. Komen Colorado team in April 2015. My mother is a breast cancer survivor, and I have seen the struggle she faced due to language and economic barriers. This has pushed my desire to educate and help Hispanic women in my Valley. As a native to Colorado and the Roaring Fork Valley and having lived in the Western Slope all my life, I am very familiar with all the Aspen area. I will obtaining my BA in Education in Fall 2016 from Colorado Mesa University.


    Bridgid Dunlap
    Director of Development
    bdunlap@komencolorado.org
    Bridgid joined the Komen Colorado team in August 2016. With over 12 years of professional experience, Bridgid most recently served as the head of the development and communications at the Home Builders Foundation of Denver, working tirelessly to provide accessible home modifications to those in need. Previously, she worked at EF Educational Tours in various capacities, sharing her love of travel with students worldwide. Bridgid graduated from Boston University in 2004 with a degree in communications. When she’s not at work, she likes traveling to exotic places, hosting dinner parities, and learning to mountain bike.


    Barbara Hunter
    Director of Finance and Operations
    bhunter@komencolorado.org
    Barbara Hunter joined the Komen Colorado team in April of 2014. She brings over fifteen years of senior level experience for a mix of corporate, educational and nonprofit organizations to her role as Director for Finance and Operations of Susan G. Komen Colorado. Barbara holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business and a Masters of Business Administration in Finance, both from The George Washington University.  She is an outdoor enthusiast, loves to travel and enjoys her creative side with pottery, glasswork and fabric arts.


    Jackie López
    Marketing and Communications Coordinator
    jlopez@komencolorado.org
    Jackie joined the Komen Colorado team in July of 2015. She is very excited to have the opportunity to make a positive impact in the community. Jackie holds a BA in Marketing & Spanish from the University of Central Florida and brings 3 years of professional experience with non-profit organizations. In her time off, she enjoys the back country activities as well as the city life. Above all, Jackie loves to travel!


    Mary Miller
    Mission Coordinator – Denver
    mmiller@komencolorado.org
    Mary joined the Komen Colorado team in May 2015 after more than five years’ experience in nonprofits and community development. Before Komen Colorado, Mary served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Nicaragua and worked with several national and international nonprofits in various capacities. She moved to Denver in 2012 to attend graduate school at the University of Denver and instantly fell in love with everything Colorado has to offer. When not working at Komen, Mary enjoys cooking, traveling, and being in the great outdoors.


    Toni Panetta
    Director of Mission Programs
    tpanetta@komencolorado.org
    Toni Panetta joined Komen Colorado in 2013 as the Director of Mission Programs. Toni brings more than 12 years of experience in the non-profit, public and political sectors. Active in her community, Toni serves on the Board of Directors of the Women’s Lobby of Colorado and previously served on the Denver Women’s Commission and the Young Professional Board for Project C.U.R.E. Toni holds a BA from Whittier College, an MA from the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver.


    Erin Stoen
    Events Manager
    estoen@komencolorado.org
    Erin joined the Komen Colorado team in June of 2015 and serves as the Events Manager. After traveling the country for school, she landed in Denver and fell in love with events. Thriving in the chaotic, ever-changing industry, she is committed to a career in the event world. Erin holds a BA in Communication Arts from New York Institute of Technology and a MA in Sport Administration from University of Northern Colorado.


    Juliana Wierimaa
    Development Coordinator
    jwierimaa@komencolorado.org
    Juliana joined the Komen Colorado team in May of 2014. She comes to us as a recent graduate of Metropolitan State University of Denver with a BA in Hospitality, Tourism and Events. Outside of Komen, Juliana loves kickball, chai tea and traveling.

  • Job Opportunities

    At Komen Colorado, we know that every employee plays a role in furthering our promise to save lives and end breast cancer forever. That’s why we’ve worked so hard to create a workplace that attracts and retains a diverse group of passionate, committed and talented individuals.

    Thanks to a competitive benefits package and an emphasis on work/life balance, we’re able to provide opportunities for employees to meet their personal and professional needs while contributing to an incredibly important cause. For us, it’s not just about making a living. It’s about making a difference.

    Current Opportunities

    no job openings at the moment


    Interning at Komen Colorado

    Komen Colorado internships are unpaid learning opportunities available within development, grantmaking, volunteer management, community education, public policy and marketing.

    Current Opportunities

     

    Development and Event Programs Intern — Open until position filled.
    Click here for job description and how to apply.

    Marketing and Communications Programs Intern — Open until position filled.
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    Mission Programs Intern — Open until position filled.
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    Public Policy Intern — Open until position filled.
    Click here for job description and how to apply.