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The Arc of Aurora

We assist people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) get what they need when they need it through advocacy. We also offer solutions-focused training and tools that change knowledge, attitude, and behavior to improve the quality of life for people with IDD.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
0
Full Time Staff:
6
Contract Staff:
0
Volunteers Annually:
50
Retention Rate:
86%

Darla Stuart, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 1994

EDUCATION
Metropolitan State College
Bachelor of Arts with Honors, 1990
Urban Studies with concentration in Non-Profit Administration

Community College of Denver
Associate of Arts, 1989
General Studies with concentration in Political Science

HONORS
Colorado Judicial District 17 Sean May Award
Aurora Chamber of Commerce Unsung Hero
Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault Community Outreach
The Arc of Colorado Communicators Award
Arc Thrift Stores Spark Award

ACTIVITIES
Denver Regional Mobility Access Council
Board of Directors 2012 to 2014
Colorado Children's Alliance
Board of Directors 2012 to Present
Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Public Policy Committee member 2011 to 2013
Havana Villa Neighborhood Association
President, 2008 to Present -- Board of Directors 1996 to Present
Colorado Executives of The Arc
1994 to Present

EMPLOYMENT
The Arc of Aurora, Colorado
Executive Director 1994 to Present

The Arc of Denver, Colorado
Systems Change Advocate 1992 to 1994
Individual Advocate 1990 to 1992
Community Services Coordinator 1989 to 1990

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
6
Term Length:
3 years
Term Limit:
0
Total # of Board Members:
10
Clients on Board:
Yes
# of Client Board Members:
10

Board Demographics:

Female:
9
Male:
1

Black or African American:
3
Asian:
0
White:
6
Hispanic or Latino:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

5

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

89%

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

Executive
Nominating

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