Staff

Debbi Haynie
Debbi HaynieExecutive Director
Employed since 5-2010

Background: Debbi’s professional background is in marketing, special event planning and administration at various non-profits, along with a career in multi-family property management. She has a B.A. from Texas Tech University in marketing with a double minor in history and graphic art.

Words Debbi lives by: “Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away” – Maya Angelou

Tina Whitby
Tina WhitbyTransportation / Office Manager
Employed since 12-2013

Background: Tina’s diverse background includes positions in accounting, education and stage managing. She’s worked for various non-profits. She is also a former small business owner, as she opened and ran a local children’s clothing store for eight years.

Words Tina lives by: “Before you speak, let your words pass through three gates: Is it true? Is it necessary? Is it kind?” – Buddha

Shannon Rutt
Shannon RuttActivities Coordinator / Newsletter Editor
Employed since 10-2017

Background: Shannon coordinated programs for the College of Law at the University of Denver, runs her own creative “bead bus” business, and has a degree in communications from CU-Denver.

Words Shannon lives by: “Kindness matters”

Stacey Fahrenbruch
Stacey FahrenbruchEvents / Project Coordinator
Employed since 6-2021

Background: Stacey’s professional background serves many years in non-profit corporations, event planning, fundraising and communications. Her studies were in Business and Music at both Gavilan College and Bethany University in the South Bay Area, California.

Words Stacey lives by: “Be grateful for every second of every day that you get to spend with the people you love. Life is so very precious” – Many Hale

Rebekah Reeves
Rebekah ReevesVolunteer Coordinator
Employed since 2-2021

Background: Rebekah’s varied positions have been in the veterinary, retail customer service and education fields. She has a B.S. from Pennsylvania State University in Security & Risk Analysis – Cybersecurity along with an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science from the Bel-Rea Institute.

Words Rebekah lives by: “You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending” – C.S. Lewis

Monica Meador
Monica MeadorFront Desk Coordinator
Employed since: 4-2021

Background: Monica’s varied positions have been in administrative support in the Public Library field. She also has experience with fundraising and outreach programs for special projects and programs. She is a Castle Rock resident.

Words Monica lives by: “You’re braver than you believe, stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.”
Christopher Robin

Susan Santamaria-Fenton
Susan Santamaria-FentonKitchen Coordinator (part-time)
Employed since 2-2017

Background: Susan’s background is in corporate fitness and wellness. She has a B.S. in exercise physiology and an M.S. in exercise science from the University of Nebraska.

Words Susan lives by: “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader” – John Quincy Adams

Associates

Greg Bell, CPA
Greg Bell, CPAAccountant since 2005
Background: Greg does the books for a variety of area non-profits and received his CPA in 2007
Colleen Morton, R.N.
Colleen Morton, R.N.Wellness Coordinator since 2006
Background: Colleen has over four decades of experience and thirteen years exclusively working with seniors.
Wendy Monteith, Attorney
Wendy Monteith, AttorneyLegal Advisor and Attorney to the Center’s Board of Directors since 2012
Background: Practicing law for 18 years and currently in private practice