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.
Junior Achievement USA® (JA) and The Allstate Foundation’s 2014 Teens & Personal Finance Survey reveals a gender gap among teenagers’ views and habits on budgeting, college plans and future earning power. Junior Achievement USA has conducted the Teens & Personal … Continue reading
Kris Defnet became interested in volunteering for JA when she saw another volunteer with one of JA’s recognizable kits walking down the hall of her daughter’s school. She realized that becoming a JA volunteer would be a great way to share her … Continue reading