Staff & Board
Colorado Youth At Risk focuses on transforming youth, mentors, & the community as a whole.

2014 Board of Directors

Vance Bray, M.D., Chairman of the Board

Partner, Denver Arthritis Clinic


Michael Field

Director, CBZ MHM, LLC


Ashley Krause, Secretary

Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP


Dan McVaugh

Chief Operating Officer, Cornerline Solutions


Tarek Saad, Immediate Past Chairman of the Board

Patton Boggs, LLP


James Shanfeld

Arrow Electronics


Tanja Smith

Assistant Attorney General, Colorado Attorney General’s Office


Jessica Soroka

Senior Therapy Recruiter, Advanced Medical


Shana Wade

Catalyst Solutions Manager, Solutions Delivery


Susan Westberry

Event Coordinator, Holland & Hart, LLP


Julie Ziemer, Treasurer

Project Manager/CPA, Akili






Mary Hanewall

Acting Executive Director

Evan Bishop

Program Manager

Troy Bowman

Development Director

Drew DeMarie

Program Director

Lori Dougherty

Real Talk Instructor

Jacqueline Henderson


Kellie Kinzel

Program Manager

Sarah McGill

Senior Program Manager

Samantha Perez-Leftwich


Barb Pyle

Operations Manager

Chris Smith

Community Outreach Assistant

Bethany Urban

Program Manager

Amanda Wittkopp

Community Outreach Coordinator