Rebecca joined Community First Foundation in August 2017 with more than 13 years of experience in development. Prior to joining the Foundation, she served as the Associate Director of Major and Planned Giving at History Colorado. Additional experience includes fundraising roles at National Jewish Health, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Colorado Environmental Coalition and the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago.
Rebecca earned a Bachelor of Arts at Western Michigan University. She is also a graduate of the Institute for Leaders in Development at the University of Denver, class of 2013. Rebecca grew up in a Chicago suburb, but the lure of the mountains persuaded her and her husband to relocate to Denver in 2007.
- Institute for Leaders in Development, volunteer (2017- present)
- Association of Fundraising Professionals, Board Member (2014-2015)
- Association of Fundraising Professionals, Member (2010-present)
- Colorado Planned Giving Roundtable, Member (2013-present)