Anne Auld, Director of Programs
Start Date: 2015
Ms. Auld serves as the Director of Programs for Illuminate Colorado. She leads the Child Abuse Prevention and Training aspects of the organization, including our work on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention, the Pinwheels for Prevention Campaign, and all associated education and outreach. In addition, Ms. Auld oversees the Child Abuse and Neglect Expert Staffing project. Ms. Auld is an authorized trainer in Darkness to Light, Stewards of Children; certified trainer in Kempe Center Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary Prevention of Sexually Abusive Behaviors in Childhood and Adolescence; Nurturing Healthy Sexual Development; Overcoming Barriers; and The Period of PURPLE Crying® from the National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome. She is a trainer for the Colorado Child Welfare Training System on substance use and child maltreatment, and has presented at national and international conferences on related issues. Ms. Auld has a Bachelor's in Psychology.
Jade Woodard, Executive Director
Start Date: 2007
Jade has served as the Executive Director of Illuminate Colorado since it's inception in 2015, following 7 years as the Executive Director of founding partner agency, the Colorado Alliance for Drug Endangered Children. Prior to this work, she provided family support services in a variety of settings to families impacted by homelessness, domestic violence, and substance use disorders. Jade has a Bachelor's Degree in Social Work and a Master's Degree in Public Administration. She is responsible for all program and financial oversight, including staff and contractor management, adherence to timelines, and accomplishment of goals and objectives. Jade capitalizes on her collaborative nature and strong communication skills to ensure successful project execution and sustainability. As the Executive Director of Illuminate Colorado, she has participated in and led many state level initiatives related to substance use, child maltreatment, child maltreatment prevention, public awareness, and collaborative community approaches.
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