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

Shannon Rutt
Shannon RuttAssistant Director / Activities Coordinator
Employed since 2017

Background: Shannon’s professional career has included extensive experience serving the Senior Center as the Activities Coordinator, Newsletter Designer and staff assistant. She has served CRSAC for over 4-years and after a brief break this year, we are excited to welcome her back as our new Assistant Director & Activities Coordinator. Shannon is very active, loves the senior community and is an essential addition to our team.

Words Shannon Lives by: Kindness Matters

Tina Whitby
Tina WhitbyTransportation Manager
Employed since 12-2013

Background: Tina’s diverse background includes positions in accounting, education and stage managing; and has 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

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 Gavilan College and Bethany University in the South Bay Area, California.

Words Stacey lives by: “Dream Big, Work Hard & Stay Humble”

Linda Temple-Carrico
Linda Temple-CarricoFront Desk Coordinator
Employed since 2-2022

Background: Linda’s professional career includes working in customer service and administration. She was born and raised in Indiana and worked for an electric utility company there for 16 years. Having moved to Castle Rock in 2006, she worked in administration at Douglas County School District for 10-years. Most recently, she worked the front office at the Help and Hope Center here in Castle Rock. She is a people person and enjoys helping anyway she can.

Words Linda lives by: “The only thing required to make a difference in someone’s life is caring and the realization that you can contribute in some way to the happiness of another person”.

Stephanie Lopez
Stephanie LopezPT Newsletter Content Creator-Media Support-Activities Coordinator Support
Employed since 2-2022
Background: Stephanie’s professional background is in news media, production, and social media management. She has a B.A. from UC Berkeley in California in Rhetoric and a minor in Journalism. She’s a small business owner who creates handmade jewelry and paintings to promote art therapy and fundraise for her mental health non-profit. She is eager to help make a difference in the community through her work at our CRSAC.

Words Steph lives by: “Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift. That’s why we call it the present.” – Mater OOGWAY, Kung Fu Panda

Teresa Van Winkle
Teresa Van WinkleKitchen Coordinator (part-time)
Employed since 8-2022

Background: Having been a Senior Center Volunteer since November 2018, Teresa joins our staff as our new part-time Kitchen Coordinator. She carries an A.A. degree with focused studies in Psychology. Teresa is well traveled, has lived abroad and is highly experienced in office administration, medical student program support, volunteer support for schools and is strongly commitment to her family.

Words Teresa lives by: “And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was greater than the risk it took to blossom” by Anais Nin.