Lorez Meinhold – Executive Director

 Lorez serves as the Executive Director   of Caring for Denver Foundation. She   brings over nineteen years of   implementation and policy experience   as a director of multilateral initiatives   involving the public, private and civic   sectors, working at the local, state,   and national levels. Lorez has worked   in many capacities integrating health   programs addressing mental health     and substance misuse needs,   connecting early childhood and health   communities, delivery and payment   system reforms, and efforts that   required statewide stakeholder   engagement.

Akila Copeland – Program Officer

Gary Sanford – Director of Community Engagement

Jacquie Esquibel – Program Officer

Jennifer Tippett – Program Advisor

Juan Escobedo – Program Officer


Kyle Ramirez – Staff and Board Liaison

Leah Spielberg – Director of Grants

Marci Hladik – Director of Operations

Patrece Hairston Peetz – Community Engagement                                           Advisor

Rebecca Ochtera – Director of Evaluation and Learning 

Taylor Roddy – Director of Marketing and Communications

Tim Cortez – Program Officer