Leadership

  • Kate Hatten, Executive Director
  • Jennifer Wilson, Deputy Director (Development & Communications)

Board of Directors

  • Garrett Harencak, Major General, USAF (Ret), Vice President, Jacobs–Chair
  • John Andrew, Brigadier General, USAF (Ret)–Vice Chair
  • Buddy Newton, CPA, CVA, Senior Tax Manager, Stockman Kast Ryan + Company–Treasurer
  • Carolyn DeKok (Ret)–Secretary
  • Al Batey, First Command Financial Planning (Ret)
  • Brent Chapin, Creative Director, Denver Channel Seven
  • Brent Sabati, Digital Curriculum Coordinator, Ent Credit Union
  • Brian Wortinger, Colonel, USA (Ret), Corporate Fellow, Colorado Springs Utilities
  • Clarence “CJ” Johnson, Senior Advisor to NORAD/USNORTHCOM, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • Joan Klein, Secretary/Treasurer, Art C. Klein Construction
  • Lisa Dykhoff, Nurse Case Manager, Genex Services
  • Marc Dippold, D.M., USAF (Ret), CEO, Peregrine Consulting, Inc.
  • Montse Edie-Korleski, Ph.D., USAF (Ret), Dean of Medical Sciences, Pikes Peak Community College
  • Monte S. Watts, MS, PMP, Principal Systems Engineer, Northrop Grumman
  • Paul Woody, Vice President for Business Development, Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association

HFMN Advisory Board

  • Andy Cain, DM, Captain USN (Ret), UCCS School of Public Affairs–Advisory Board Chair
  • Christopher C. Alfano, Flight Chief, Airman & Family Readiness, United States Air Force Academy
  • Gabriel Ballejos, Veterans Liaison, Office of Rep. Doug Lamborn
  • Eric Barnett, Director 2-1-1, Pikes Peak United Way
  • Mary Ellen Benson, VP Health Innovations, AspenPointe
  • Marshall Bosworth, El Paso County Veteran Service Officer
  • Lisa Buckman, Director, Veteran and Military Affairs, McCord-Herbst Student Veteran Center, UCCS
  • Bob Bythewood, Director, Regional Support Office, Health Net Federal Services
  • Dawn Conley, Special Assistant to the Mayor, City of Colorado Springs
  • Kelly L. Coumatos, Senior Partner, Delta Solutions & Strategies, LLC
  • Paul DeCecco, Director, Military & Veterans Programs, Pikes Peak Community College
  • Nicole de Naray, veteran family representative
  • Walter M Ernst, Ernst & Associates
  • Colonel Ronald P. Fitch Jr., USA, Ret., Vice President of Operations and Military Affairs, UC Health
  • Major General Larry Fortner, USAF, Ret., Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC, Military Affairs Council; Chair, Veterans Trauma Court (VTC) Advisory Board
  • Duane K. L. France MA, MBA, LPC, Director of Veteran Services, Family Care Center
  • Alison Gerbig, Program Manager, Homes for All Veterans – Southern CO, Rocky Mountain Human Services
  • Commander Cy Gillespie, El Paso County Sheriff’s Office
  • Andy Gunning, Executive Director, Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments
  • Captain Bob Lally, USN, Ret.–Advisory Board Vice Chair
  • Chris Holly, Acting Director, Denver Regional Office, Veterans Benefits Administration
  • Skyler Holmes, Director, Pikes Peak and Fort Lyon National Cemeteries
  • Brey Hopkins, Deputy Executive Director, Colorado Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
  • Sherry Jenkins, Transition Services Manager, Fort Carson
  • Kristen Kea, Chief, Army Community Service, Fort Carson
  • Traci Marques, Executive Director, Pikes Peak Workforce Center
  • Colonel Bob McLaughlin, USA, Ret. COO Mt. Carmel Center of Excellence, Pikes Peak CVEB Co-Chair
  • Lieutenant Colonel Benjamin Berzinis, 21st Medical Group, Peterson AFB
  • Rob Nartker, MBA, COO, Peak Vista Community Health Centers
  • Gail Nehls, Executive Director, Envida
  • Commander Alicia Olszewski, Colorado Springs Police Department, Professional Standards Division
  • Dennis Orr, President, United Veterans Coalition of Colorado
  • Johnny Rea, Senior Community Engagement Advisor, Children’s Hospital Colorado
  • Montina Romero, Assistant Superintendent – Student Support Services, Fountain-Fort Carson School District
  • Robin Tapp, Women’s Army Corps Veterans Association, Chapter 75
  • Captain James W. Terbush, USN, Ret., MD, MPH, President, El Paso County Board of Health, El Paso County Public Health
  • Captain Dale Thompson, LCSW, BCD, Department of Behavioral Health, Evans Army Community Hospital, United States Public Health Officer
  • Marsha Unruh, Independent Living Program Manager, Veteran in Charge, The Independence Center
  • David Yarborough, Regional Manager, Southern CO VA Clinics, VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System

HFMN Council of Ambassadors

  • Rita Christensen, CPA, Manager, Waugh & Goodwin, LLP
  • Sallie Clark, Owner, Holden House 1902 Bed & Breakfast Inn
  • Nick Kiger, USAFA Athletics
  • Jenefer Miller, Second Officer, WRNS (Ret)
  • Dr. Max Miller, Col, USAF (Ret)
  • Debbie Reardon, Reardon Partners
  • Mark Richardson, Sales Manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Colorado Springs
  • Brigadier General Bob Stein (USAF, ret)
  • Teresa Wilson, Recruiter, Blackstone Technology Group
  • Dr. George Ulrich