Renee Horton, Office & Programs Manager
Start Date: 2018
Renee Horton joins LIFT-UP as the Office/Programs Manager. She brings over 20 years of experience in creating, organizing and implementing programs, policies and procedures with the last 16 years at the Department of Human Services.
"I loved being able to help others gain confidence and re-build their lives through a wide variety of programs and partnerships. Working with LIFT-UP is a perfect extension of my background that allows me to continue to help those in need while bringing structure and organization to a beloved and established organization that impacts our valley from Aspen to De Beque," Renee shared.
Having lived in the valley for most of the last 25 years, she spends time with her husband Travis, her two daughters and four grandchildren.
John Dougherty, Interim Executive Director
Start Date: 2020
John has over 20 years in direct care, management and leadership John brings a depth of knowledge that values and respects the complex challenges health and human service organizations face from the ground level to the top. His broad range of roles and responsibilities throughout his career provide a breadth of skills and lived experience to help them succeed in strategic visioning, operational design and outcomes-driven implementation.