Slow Food Denver

Slow Food Denver cultivates the enjoyment of local food with all members of the community to create a more just and sustainable food system.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
1
Full Time Staff:
0
Contract Staff:
2
Volunteers Annually:
850
Retention Rate:
%

Krista H Roberts, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2008

As the director of Slow Food Denver, Krista leads the operations, community outreach and management of the organization. A former management consultant, professionally trained cook, and mother of 5 and 3-year old sons, she brings over 15 years of leadership experience and a passion for good food to Slow Food Denver. In her role as director, Krista also serves on the Mayor's Sustainable Food Policy Council and the Colorado State Heritage and Agritourism Committee, helping to influence policy and advocacy for sustainable food and farming in Colorado. She strongly believes that all people should have the opportunity to grow, cook, and enjoy eating good food.

Hannah Keitel, Programs and Outreach Manager
Start Date: 2018

As the Programs and Outreach Coordinator Hannah works to to advance and expand Slow Food's mission of supporting local and sustainable food production, respecting food traditions, influencing policy and educating the community. Responsibilities include:

- Management of member communications, inquiries and donations using MailChimp, Colorado Gives and Everyday Hero
- Development, marketing and implementation of programs and events using Social Media and Eventbrite; such as, Socials, Book Clubs, Community Dinners, happy hours, School Gardens & preserving workshops
- Development and oversight of the Celebrate Local Campaign
- Volunteer organization and programming for events
- Website and blog management through Wordpress
- Grant research, application and implementation
- Intern oversight and delegation of tasks
- General administrative duties

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
4
Term Length:
2 years
Term Limit:
4
Total # of Board Members:
5
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
3
Male:
2
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
5
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

2

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

96%

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

Board Development / Board Orientation
Development / Fund Development / Fund Raising / Grant Writing / Major Gifts
Program / Program Planning

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