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The Greenway Foundation

The Mission of the Greenway Foundation is to advance the South Platte River and the surrounding tributaries as a unique environmental, recreational, cultural, scientific and historical amenity that uniquely links our City's past and its future.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
17
Full Time Staff:
8
Contract Staff:
0
Volunteers Annually:
1,700
Retention Rate:
98%

Jeff Shoemaker, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 1981

Since, 1982, Jeff Shoemaker has been the Executive Director of The Greenway Foundation, the non-profit organization that initiated the reclamation of the Denver's South Platte River and its tributaries. Since it's founding in 1974, The Greenway Foundation has collaborated with countless public and private partners to create over $100 Million of environmental and recreational enhancements to these urban waterways which has in turn, created over $10 Billion of economic benefits to the surrounding area.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
4
Term Length:
Term Limit:
Total # of Board Members:
13
Clients on Board:
Yes
# of Client Board Members:
13

Board Demographics:

Female:
5
Male:
6
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
10
Hispanic or Latino:
1
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

78%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

100%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

0%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

Committees

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