David Harper

Caroline Glynn

David was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. He was the first in his family to attend college where he graduated with a degree in Criminal Justice and Criminology from Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSU) in 2015. In his time as undergraduate, David planned and facilitated orientations for incoming high school students, transfer students, veterans, and non-traditional students. After … Read More

Paul Phillips

Caroline Glynn

A native of Maine, Paul is very appreciative of his teachers, family, and community who supported him as an International Baccalaureate Diploma recipient and a graduate of Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy. Motivated by Denver Scholarship Foundation’s (DSF) deep commitment to its mission and values, Paul brings his passions for … Read More

Shruthi Vasudeva

Caroline Glynn

A native of India, Shruthi immigrated to Colorado, United States, in 2015 to join her husband who moved here to work for a client. Shruthi has a total of nine years of information technology experience. She began her career as a software engineer for a mortgage solution company called Altisource labs. Eventually she held various roles as senior developer, principal … Read More

Rachelle Beisel

Caroline Glynn

Originally from Pennsylvania and after spending much of her life on the east coast, Rachelle is proud to call Colorado her home. She finds purpose through helping others and building meaningful relationships, so it was not long into her career that she realized the nonprofit sector is where she belonged. Contributing to the mission of DSF aligns perfectly with her … Read More

Maria Rangel Leon

Caroline Glynn

Maria was born in Mexico City and migrated to the United States at the age of 9. She has called Colorado her home for 18 years and considers herself a native. Maria earned a bachelor of science degree in Mathematics from Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSU) and is the first in her family to go to college. During her … Read More

Thuy Nguyen

Caroline Glynn

Thuy Nguyen was born in Nui Thanh, Vietnam. Her family migrated to America in 1995 and she has lived in Colorado ever since. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting at the University of Colorado Denver. Education is considered a privilege in Vietnam, so getting the opportunity to further her career through education in America is truly a … Read More

Patricia Whitehouse

Caroline Glynn

Patricia Whitehouse, M.A., serves as the human resources director for the Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF). Ms. Whitehouse is a Senior HR Professional, with both SPHR and SHRM-SCP certifications from the Society of Human Resource Management and HRIC.  She is a graduate of John F. Kennedy High School in Denver Public Schools. She has a master’s degree in Conflict Resolution from … Read More

Renee Sime

Caroline Glynn

Renee was born and raised in Iowa where she attended a private university receiving her bachelor’s degree in both Business Management and Human Resource Management. With family roots in Colorado, she moved to Denver and started out her career working for a civil litigation law firm. After being involved with several charitable nonprofits in a volunteer capacity, she realized her … Read More

Maria Finan

Caroline Glynn

Maria grew up in small town Iowa and attended the University of Dayton, Ohio for business school. After graduation, she wanted to gain insight on the nonprofit side of business and completed two years of AmeriCorps national service with the “I Have a Dream” Foundation of Boulder County. In her time with “I Have a Dream” she served low-income and … Read More

Caryn Oppenheim

Caroline Glynn

Caryn grew up in Massachusetts and from a young age served as a student leader and volunteer for various causes. She has worked in non-traditional educational roles such as an after-school programmer at the Boys & Girls Club, a workshop educator teaching social-emotional skills to girls, and a program leader for a cultural exchange nonprofit. Caryn spent five and a … Read More