Meet the JA Leaders
JA could never accomplish all that it does without the help of community leaders and our organizational leadership.
JA’s influential board of directors is comprised of senior executives and business leaders who represent diverse facets of our local economy. In the quest to position JA as a vital educational force for children, they are willing and able to deliver their own organization’s resources (human and/or financial) and influence others to do the same.
The Northern Colorado/Wyoming Advisory Board of Directors includes leaders from Larimer and Weld Counties in Colorado and Laramie County in Wyoming, whose passion for Junior Achievement’s mission is vital to meeting both the financial and volunteer demands necessary to support the growing number of requests for JA programs across a seven-county area. This dedicated group of individuals is the driving force behind the success of Junior Achievement programs in Northern Colorado and Wyoming.
Our research and evaluation team partners with an external evaluator, Quantitative Research Evaluation & Measurement (QREM), to analyze JA-Rocky Mountain’s impact. This effort focuses on measuring JA’s effect on student knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors in the areas of financial literacy, work readiness … Continue reading
As a Horace Mann insurance agent, Jerry Glunz works to build business relationships with schools by sponsoring school activities and educating educators about financial matters. Along the way, Jerry has found time to volunteer with JA. “I heard about JA … Continue reading
Junior Achievement’s Flagship Program Since 1919. Preparing Teen Entrepreneurs For 2019. Colorado teens will be some of the first in the nation to experience the reimagined JA Company Program. Under the guidance of their teacher and a JA volunteer, students … Continue reading