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Staff

Part Time Staff:
5
Full Time Staff:
1
Contract Staff:
0
Volunteers Annually:
700
Retention Rate:
100%

Elizabeth Gangware, Lakewood Garden Leader
Start Date: 2018

Over sees community gardens in Lakewood, CO

Di Collingwood, Garden Manager/ Volunteer Coordinator
Start Date: 2017

Over sees garden leaders, garden health, and coordinates volunteer groups.

Nikyla Wilkes, Garden Manager
Start Date: 2017

Lead manager over seeing garden leaders, garden hosts, garden construction, material prep, and running volunteer groups.

Andrew Gillette, Edgewater Garden Leader
Start Date: 2017

Oversees community gardens in Edgewater, CO.

Julie Ethington, Belmar Garden Leader
Start Date: 2017

Leads the community garden near the Belmar shopping center in Lakewood, CO.

Kristina Welch, Executive Director & Founder
Start Date: 2009

Oversees all programs, fundraises, runs volunteers, and more.

Boards

Board Type:
Advisory
Meetings per Year:
2
Term Length:
0
Term Limit:
0
Total # of Board Members:
Clients on Board:
Yes
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
4
Male:
3

Black or African American:
1
Asian:
0
White:
3
Hispanic or Latino:
1
American Indian or Alaska Native:
1
Other Ethnicities:
1

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

80%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

80%

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

Operations
Stewardship
Strategic Planning
Volunteer

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