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Illuminate Colorado Inc.

Illuminate Colorado works across multiple levels and strategies to prevent child maltreatment and build strong families. The prevention of child abuse and neglect not only alleviates suffering and ensures stronger communities, but also helps children and families to actualize their full potential.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
1
Full Time Staff:
7
Contract Staff:
3
Volunteers Annually:
15
Retention Rate:
85%

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.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
6
Term Length:
3
Term Limit:
3
Total # of Board Members:
7
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
4
Male:
3
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
7
Hispanic or Latino:
0
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

3

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

68%

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

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Finance
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Program / Program Planning
Public Policy

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