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.

Caryn Apodaca

Place-based Philanthropy Assistant

Candice Bataille

Director of Equity, Inclusion and Community Engagement

Melanie Bravo

Director, Place-based Philanthropy

Emma Carpenter

Office Assistant

Colleen Church

Chief Strategy Officer and Vice President of Philanthropy

Katelyn Lammie

Lead, Statewide Philanthropy

Jennifer Lobb

Grants and Communications Manager

Debbie McBride

Technical Support


Katina Widmer 

Lead, Statewide Philanthropy 

Linda R. Reiner

President and CEO


Liz Romer

Consultant, Colorado Collaborative for Reproductive Health Equity

Christine Sandoval

Office Manager

Heidi Van Law

Chief Financial Officer and Vice president of Operations

Roop Wazir

Philanthropy Associate

McKinnley Witty