Who We Are

Our Staff

Caring for Colorado’s staff members welcome your questions and feedback about the Foundation’s grantmaking and operations. Please feel free to reach out to us and learn more about our work.

Rikki Allen

Executive Assistant and Board Liaison

Caryn Apodaca

Philanthropy Coordinator, Pueblo

Jeff Bontrager

Vice President of Initiatives and Partnerships

Jocelyn Bowyer

Operations Manager

Melanie Bravo

Vice President of Philanthropy

Emma Carpenter

Grants Manager

Juana Rosa Cavero

Director of ReproCollab

Sarah Dutcher

Senior Statewide Philanthropy Lead

Rachel Galvan


Gina Lopez Ferguson

Director of Place-Based Philanthropy

Amy Maillet

Strategic Communications Director

Debbie McBride

Tech Support


Melody Morshed

Philanthropy Lead, ReproCollab

Stephanie Perez-Carrillo

Healthy Youth, Statewide Philanthropy Lead

Linda R. Reiner

President and CEO


Heidi Van Law

Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President

Megan Wilson

Vice President of Operations