Raymael joined Community First Foundation as a Program Associate in the Community Impact department in January 2018 and was promoted to Program Officer in May 2019. He brings more than 10 years of nonprofit experience with skills in program development, mentoring and training, public speaking and team building. Prior to joining the Foundation, he served at Goodwill Industries of Denver as a Mentoring Program Facilitator, a Peace Corps Volunteer Leader in Ethiopia, and as a College and Financial Aid Advisor with the Denver Scholarship Foundation.
Raymael is a native Coloradan who holds a Bachelor of Science in psychology from Colorado State University at Fort Collins, a Master of Public Administration from the University of Colorado at Denver, and is a certified nonprofit professional.
- Denver African American Philanthropists (DAAP), co-chair
- Urban Leadership Foundation – Chamber Connect, alumnus
- Families Forward Resource Center, past board member