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

Fryda Faugier Ferreira

Caroline Glynn

Fryda Faugier Ferreira is a Colorado transplant, as she is originally from Mexico City, Mexico. Brought over to the U.S. at an early age, Fryda carries the identity of being a Dreamer. She completed her education in Colorado and is the first in her family to graduate from college. Fryda received her Bachelor of Arts degree in International Studies, Socio-Legal … Read More

Josué Loma

Caroline Glynn

A Denver native, Josué graduated from Denver Public Schools and then attended the University of Colorado Boulder to receive a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Neuroscience. During his undergraduate and professional career, Josué worked for the Office of Financial Aid under many roles with the ultimate goal of assisting students to overcome financial barriers associated with attending higher education. … Read More

Jason Doyle

Caroline Glynn

Jason Doyle was born and raised in Colorado. Prior to joining Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF), Jason worked for the Colorado Challenge Program at Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSU). Jason also has over a decade of experience working for MSU, and is also an alumnus of MSU, holding a bachelor’s degree in Spanish and Elementary Education. Jason has a master’s … Read More

Ashton Clouse

Caroline Glynn

Ashton is originally from Jonesville, Virginia but now calls Denver home. She received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Education from the University of Kentucky and is currently pursuing her doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Denver. Ashton is the Lead Campus Advisor at the Auraria Campus. In this role she provides support and guidance to the … Read More

Emily Weiss, M.S.W.

Caroline Glynn

Originally from New York, Emily has always had a passion for working with people, especially youth. This passion took her from undergrad at Fordham University in the Bronx, to a high school counselor in rural Belize, and finally to Colorado to pursue her master’s degree in Social Work at the University of Denver seven years ago. Since then Emily has … Read More

Dalia Lopez Guzman

Caroline Glynn

Dalia was born in Chihuahua, Mexico and grew up in Denver, Colorado. She attended Denver Public Schools for her K-12 education. Dalia earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology with a minor in Social Work from Metropolitan State University. She works as the TRIO Assistant College Advisor at the Montbello campus. Dalia has worked for nonprofit organizations and she … Read More

Ambria Merriex

Caroline Glynn

Being a native of Denver, Colorado, Ambria attended East High School and then furthered her education at Colorado State University. As a recipient of the rigorous Reishers Scholarship and the Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) Scholarship, she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development and Family Studies and Spanish with a concentration in Intervention and Prevention Sciences. She gained … Read More

Danté Bills, M.N.M.

Caroline Glynn

Danté is a proud Colorado native. His participation in the TRIO Talent Search program throughout high school fueled his passion to help underrepresented students pursue a postsecondary education. With the help of the prestigious Daniels Fund Scholarship, Danté was able to attend Colorado State University and earn a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology. Danté gained much of his educational … Read More