Our Team

Leadership

Helen Young Hayes

Founder
CEO

Kathryn V. Harris

Managing Director
Chief Operating Officer

The Team

Linda Montgomery 

Chief Engagement Officer  

Ace VanWanseelee 

Manager of Business Solutions

Liz Williams

Executive Assistant and Salesforce Administrator 

Andy Castelano

Per Scholas IT Instructor

Dulcy Booth

Director of Career Development

Michael Savage 

Manager of Career Development

Todd Renier

Career Coach

Olivia Cherry

Career Coach

Susan Hobson

Director of Apprenticeships & Evaluation

Jeannette Schultz

Manager of Marketing and Outreach

Rebecca Flores

Senior Recruiter

Lorenzo Walter

 Talent Specialist

OUR BOARD

Scott Fast, Innovate+Educate
Helen Young Hayes, ActivateWork
Dan Kaskubar, Spur LLC
Jennifer Mote, Thirst Matters
Virginia Ortiz, Bayaud Enterprises
Joe Sanders, Colorado Uplift

INDUSTRY ADVISORY BOARD

Ellen Balaguer, Retired Accenture
Steve Goodbarn, Secure64 Corporation
Jonita LeRoy, Governor’s Office of Information Technology
Michael Quinn, Q Advisors
Mark Newhouse, Innosphere
Blair Richardson, Bow River Capital
George Sparks, Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Al Spies, Retired US West