Emerging Leaders Advisory Council

The Emerging Leaders Advisory Council provides up-and-coming leaders (young professionals) with an opportunity to make the Denver Scholarship Foundation mission possible while engaging with community leaders and experts, providing volunteer and networking opportunities and promoting professional, personal and civil growth.

Emerging Leaders members serve as advocates for Denver Scholarship Foundation’s important work to empower Denver’s students, while advancing their personal, professional, and leadership skills.

Current Council Members

  • Amber Milos, Chief Marketing Officer, Brandcards
  • Ashleigh Fredrickson, 8z Realtor, 8z Real Estate
  • Aubrey Gordon, President, Sprocket Communications
  • Blake Meservey, Financial Counselor, AMG National Trust
  • Cassy Kicklighter Poole, Owner, Kaleidoscope Design
  • Katie Meyer, Professional Development Coordinator, Holland & Hart LLP
  • Kirsten Helgeland, VP, Marketing Operations, WellBiz Brands, Inc.
  • Maricela Galvez, Esq., Community Volunteer
  • Martin Coover, Partner, Jobplex
  • Patience Peterson, Director of Marketing, B3
  • Tomi Amos, Turnaround Support Manager, Colorado Department of Education

Alumni Advisory Committee

Alumni Advisory Committee

The Alumni Advisory Committee (AAC) actively promotes and enhances the mission, values, and vision of the Denver Scholarship Foundation. The AAC is made up of Denver Scholarship Graduates who are engaged in growing and strengthening our larger alumni population.

AAC Current Members

Alumni Advisory Committee Leadership

  • Angelo Fajardo, Co-Chair
  • Esme Rodriguez, Co-Chair

Subcommittee Chairs

  • Myrna Hernandez (Programs)
  • Evan Romero (Events)

Alumni Advisory Committee Members

  • Bryant Burciaga
  • Angelica Cruz
  • Gladis Guerrero
  • Linh Le
  • Kevin McCloskey
  • Vinh Nguyen
  • Asia Porter
  • Assael Ramirez
  • Ale Venzor
  • Eduardo Viezca
  • JoJo Zheng