Focus Area

Governing Board          Representative

Title & Organization


Health Alix Hopkins Nurse Manager, Tri-County Health Dept.
Department of Human Services Nicole Kinney Head Start Family Services Manager, Adams County Human Services
Early Intervention – Part C Carrie Morris Director, North Metro Community Services
Early Care and Education Kristin Morel Director of Early Childhood Education, Mapleton Public Schools
Parent/Family/Citizen Joshua Zygielbaum Family Partner       N/A
Parks and Rec Justin Cutler Recreation Services Manager, City of Westminster
Elected Official Dafna Michaelson Jenet  House Representative District 30
Parent/Family/Citizen Recruiting Family Partner       N/A
Family Support Anita Deshommes Chief Financial And Operations Officer, Growing Home
Poverty & Housing Peter LiFari Deputy Director, Adams County Housing Authority
Mental Health Jill Atkinson Director, Community Reach Center
Resource & Referral Julia Brink QI Program Coordinator, Child Care Innovations

Vice Chair



Justin Cutler

Jill Atkinson

Carrie Morris

Peter LiFari