Our Board

Kelli Jones
Oklahoma born and raised, Kelli felt the mountains calling and ended up in Breckenridge, Colorado the summer of 2009. Here, she was introduced to a more sustainable way of life, Read More
Joan Swift
Originally hailing from Minnesota, Joan has lived in Crested Butte for more than thirty years. An avid outdoor person, Joan has always striven to protect our environment. Thus, she jumped Read More
Katie Meyer
Katie Meyer grew up in Massachusetts, and has lived in Crested Butte since 2009.  She has a B.A. in Mathematics from Dartmouth College and an M.A. in Mathematics from the Read More
Brittany Perkins
Brittany discovered her interest in environmentalism through a childhood full of outdoor recreation.  Through this recreation she found an unwavering appreciation for the natural world and a desire to protect Read More
Benjamin Swift
Founder/ President Emeritus
Benjamin Swift grew up in Crested Butte and attended the Crested Butte Community School (CBCS). Colorado’s stunning setting served as the backdrop for innumerable adventures hiking, mountain biking, skiing, backpacking, Read More
Erika Vohman
Erika Vohman has a BS in Biology from CU Boulder and an MSC in Agronomy from UC Davis. She is the founder and executive director of the Maya Nut Institute, Read More
Gabi Prochaska
Having lived and worked in Europe, Africa, Asia, South America and North America, Gabi Prochaska views environmental action as essential. As an epidemiologist, with a Masters in Public Health from Read More
Nicole DelSasso