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Mosquito Range Heritage Initiative

With tens of thousands of visitors traveling to and recreating within this beautiful area, our fragile resources are at great risk. We work to preserve mountain resources, restore damaged areas, and educate and inspire the children and adults who visit here or call this amazing place home.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
6
Full Time Staff:
0
Contract Staff:
0
Volunteers Annually:
70
Retention Rate:
%

Cara E Doyle, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2007

Cara Doyle is the Executive Director of the Mosquito Range Heritage Initiative, a non-profit dedicated to the preservation and enhancement of the Mosquito Range mountains in central Colorado. As the original founder of MRHI, she has assisted in the development of the organization from concept to fruition.

Cara has been instrumental in developing MRHI's project portfolio, including addressing access issues to the area 14ers, trail restoration, land conservation efforts, master trails plan and rare alpine plant studies. She has created important partnerships with all of the key mountain-related organizations working in the area including Pike National Forest, Bureau of Land Management, US Fish & Wildlife Western Field Office, Colorado Mountain Club, Colorado Natural Heritage Program, Continental Divide Land Trust and the Colorado 14ers Initiative.

Passionate about mountain conservation and a firm believer in the power of local residents to make a difference, she continues to build MRHI with the help of many dedicated members of the community.

Cara holds a Master's Degree in Agricultural Journalism with a Certificate in International Agriculture. She has worked in non-profit development on both a volunteer and professional capacity for nearly 30 years.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
12
Term Length:
2 years
Term Limit:
N/A
Total # of Board Members:
10
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
9
Male:
1
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
9
Hispanic or Latino:
0
Multiracial:
1
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

4

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

77%

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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