Driven By Passion

The Denver Public Schools Foundation is a team of dedicated professionals committed to helping Every Child Succeed. We are all DPS.

Board of Directors

The Denver Public Schools Foundation Board of Directors consists of business and community leaders, and representative(s) from the DPS School Board of Education who believe that every child deserves an excellent education.
Jeanne Saunders

Jeanne Saunders

Chair

Owner, Saunders Financial

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Carmon Hicks

Carmon Hicks

Chair-Elect

Executive Vice President, Jones Lang LaSalle

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Priya Burkett

Priya Burkett

Immediate Past Chair

Community Leader

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Russell Hedman

Russell Hedman

Secretary

Senior Associate, Hogan Lovells

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Jacqueline Molnar

Jacqueline Molnar

Treasurer

Chief Compliance Officer, Western Union

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Dr. Rebecca Grant Zarret

Dr. Rebecca Grant Zarret

At-Large Member

Educator, Consultant, Coach

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Kimberly Allegretti

Kimberly Allegretti

President, Venn Travel
Attorney, McCollum Crowley, Moschet, Miller & Laak

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Christine Benero

Christine Benero

President & CEO, Mile High United Way

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Christy Crase

Christy Crase

Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Professional Case Management

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Jennifer Evans

Jennifer Evans

Shareholder, Polsinelli

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Brook Griese

Brook Griese

Clinical Psychologist and Co-Founder of Judi’s House/JAG Institute 

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Manny Hilario

Manny Hilario

President & CEO of The ONE Group

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Suzanne Kelley

Suzanne Kelley

Regional Vice President of Human Resources, HealthOne

Patsy Landaveri

Patsy Landaveri

Community Impact Leader

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Dr. Alex Marrero

Dr. Alex Marrero

Superintendent, Denver Public Schools

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Matt Miller

Matt Miller

Vice President, United Airlines Denver Hub

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Jonathan Narlock

Jonathan Narlock

Senior Vice President, PNC Public Finance Group

Dr. Carrie Olson

Dr. Carrie Olson

President, DPS Board of Education 

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Ruth Rohs

Ruth Rohs

Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications/Executive Director IMA Foundation, IMA Financial Group

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David Salazar

David Salazar

Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Comcast

Adam Sands

Adam Sands

Market President, First Bank of Cherry Creek

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Gloria Schoch

Gloria Schoch

Executive Director, The VF Foundation

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Kwame Spearman

Kwame Spearman

CEO & Co-Owner, Tattered Cover Bookstores

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Nancy Walsh

Nancy Walsh

Vice President of Experiences & Partnerships, Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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Alyssa Whitehead-Bust

Alyssa Whitehead-Bust

Partner, Attuned Education Partners

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Team Members

Sara Hazel

Sara Hazel

Interim CEO & Vice President of Development

Traci Brooks

Traci Brooks

Executive & Board Relations Manager

Libby Hodgin

Libby Hodgin

Communications & Events Manager

Lauren Lindgren

Lauren Lindgren

Grants Management Officer

Kimberly Martinez

Kimberly Martinez

Vice President of Finance & Operations

Jenny Martin

Jenny Martin

Development Officer

Ashley Muramoto

Ashley Muramoto

Marketing and Communications Director

Kimberly Reynders

Kimberly Reynders

Database Manager

Marissa Walker

Marissa Walker

Development Associate

Katie Wienecke

Katie Wienecke

Corporate Engagement Manager

Career Opportunities

Every day, DPS Foundation invests in accelerating progress for our schools and students; connects the community to our classrooms; and inspires confidence in the promise of public education for DPS’s more than 90,000 students. If you’re interested in joining our team, please check job openings here.

There are no current openings. Please check back for future opportunities.

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