NHDC Staff

Celeste Archer, Executive Director

celeste.archer@ucdenver.edu

Kayla Gabehart, Associate Director

kayla.gabehart@ucdenver.edu

Juan Carlos Franco Orellana, Undergraduate Intern

juan.francoorellana@ucdenver.edu

Zachary Gabehart,

Undergraduate Intern

zachary.gabehart@ucdenver.edu

NHDC Board

Chair: Stuart Pattison

Executive Vice President & Senior Lending Officer--Western Division
TBK Bank

Vice Chair: Ed Crowther, PhD
Dept. of History Emeritus, Adams State University
Alamosa, CO 
 
Chris Agee, PhD
Chair of Dept. of History
University of Colorado Denver
Denver, CO
 

Laura Argys
PhD, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
University of Colorado Denver

Dave Bailey
Museum of Western Colorado
Grand Junction, CO

Greg Bante
Savills Studley
Denver, CO
 
Senator Michael Bennet
United States Congress
Denver, CO
 

Susan Bonsall Rosenberry
Masonville, CO

William Burruel
Colorado Springs, CO

Kelly Cvanciger
Bear Creek High School
Lakewood, CO
 

Margaret A. Coval
Colorado Humanities
Greenwood Village, CO

Susan Daggett
Sturm College of Law
University of Denver
 
Benita Duran
Latino Cultural Arts Center Project Director
Boulder, CO
 

Chrissy Faraci
Faraci Government Relations
Denver, CO

Katie Feiman
Century Link
Englewood, CO
 
Jody Georgeson
Telecommunications History Group
Denver, CO
 
Lily Griego
U.S. Census Bureau
Wheat Ridge, CO
 

Jason Hanson
Chief Creative Officer
History Colorado

Stephanie Hartman, PhD
Colorado Dept. of Education
Denver, CO

Julie Jackson
Colorado Experience
Rocky Mountain PBS
Denver, CO
 

Dean Pamela Jansma, PhD
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
University of Colorado Denver

Sue Koscove
Retired Principal
Denver, CO
 
Pamela Laird, PhD
Dept. of History, Emerita
Director of Digital Initiatives
University of Colorado Denver
 

Assoc. Dean Marjorie Levine-Clark, PhD
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
University of Colorado Denver

Kristen Lewis
Assistant Principal, Boulder High School
Boulder, CO
 

Patty Limerick, PhD
Director, Center of the American West
University of Colorado Boulder

Kathy Lindeman
Regional Coordinator, Colorado College
Colorado Springs, CO

 

Susan Miller
Colorado Association for the Gifted & Talented
Evergreen, CO

 
Tom Noel, PhD
Chair, State Historical Board
Dept. of History
University of Colorado Denver
 
Mark A. Ortiz
Englewood, CO
 
Myra Rich, PhD
Dept. of History, Emerita
University of Colorado Denver
 

The Honorable Anne Rowe
Denver Public Schools Board of Education
Denver, CO

Johnny Valdez
Director of Resrouce Administration
Papua New Guinea Tribal Foundation
Ignacio, CO
 
Barbara Walker-Allen
Aurora, CO
 
Brian Yates
Executive Director of Student Services, Harrison School District
Colorado Springs, CO
 

Catherine Wilson
Undergraduate Admissions & K-12 Outreach
University of Colorado Denver

 

Ex Oficio

The Honorable Kendra Black
Denver City Council, District 4

Midge Korczak
Boulder, CO

Founder Award Winners

2019--TBK Bank & Stuart Pattison, President--Western Divsion & NHDC Board Chair

2018 -- History Colorado Center

2017 -- Senator Michael Bennet & Susan Daggett

2016 -- Linda Childears, President & CEO of Daniels Fund

2015 -- Councilwoman Kendra Black, Denver City Council District 4 & Former Director of NHDC