RISE | Leadership

Resident Leaders are people living in the community who  were apart of the process of developing the RISE |  Action Plan as well as assisting in the execution of the plan

Joyce Salazar

Community Outreach Coordinator

Amanda Ortiz

Resident Leader

Julie Ramirez

Resident Leader

Jose Dominguez

YAC Youth Assistant Coordinator

Regina English

Resident Leader

Mina Liebert

Emily Patterson

Rosmary Jaramillo

Resident Leader

Monica Hernandez

Resident Leader

Tilah Larson

Wendy Birhanzel

Lelia Gibson-Green

Resident Leader

Abby Simpson

Resident Leader

Jody Derington

Pam Shockley Zalabak

Youth Advisory Council

The Youth Advisory Council was formed to help give and gain input for the Panorama Park Project.

RISE | Coalition Partners

Alliance for KidsHillside Connections
Aspen PointeHoliday Inn
Atlas PrepIndyGive
Better Business Bureau Of Southern ColoradoInnovations in Aging Collaborative
Black & Latino Leadership CoalitionInside Out Youth Services
Boys & Girls Club of the Pikes Peak RegionKids on Bikes
Care and Share Food Bank for Southern ColoradoKingdom Builders Family Life Center
CASA of the Pikes Peak RegionLatino Community Luncheon
Colorado CollegeNAMI Colorado Springs
Colorado Enterprise FundNew Direction Agape Services
Colorado Health FoundationPanorama Park Youth Advisory Council
Colorado Springs Black Chamber of CommercePeak Vista Health Centers
Colorado Springs Chamber and EDCPenrose Hospital- Trauma Services
Colorado Springs City CouncilPenrose-St. Francis Health Services
Colorado Springs Community Development
Diversity and Community Outreach Programs Manager
Pikes Peak Community College
Colorado Springs Economic DevelopmentPikes Peak Community Foundation
Colorado Springs Food RescuePikes Peak Library District
Colorado Springs IndependentPikes Peak Small Business Development Center
Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation, and Cultural ServicesPikes Peak United Way
Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services; Deerfield Hills Community CenterPikes Peak Workforce Center
Colorado Springs Pioneers MuseumREACH Pikes Peak
Colorado Springs Planning & Community DevelopmentRelevant Word Ministries
Colorado Springs Police Department Sand Creek DivisionRISE Resident Leaders
Colorado Springs WorksRISE VIPs
Colorado TrustSecond Chance Through Faith
COSILoveYouSenior Center
Council of Neighbors and OrganizationsServicios de la Raza
CPCD…giving children a head startSilver Key Senior Services
Craddock Commercial Real Estate LLCSolid Rock Community Development Corporation
Creative Kids CollegeSouth East Express
Dream CentersSoutheast YMCA
Dream Centers Mary’s HomeSwitchback Coffee Roasters Inc
Educating Children of ColorThe American Association of University Women (AAUW)
El Paso County Public HealthThrive Networks
El Pomar FoundationTrails and Open Spaces Coalition
Energy Resource CenterTrust for Public Land
ENT Federal Credit UnionUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS)
Generation WildVibes Baseball League
Harrison District 2Voces Unidas for Justice
 Weigh Out Ministries

Past Resident Leaders


Ryan Rhoads


Jeannie Orozco

Yolanda and Puma

Yolanda Avila


Alicia Sauceda


Jacqueline Armendariz


Hannah Moss

Jessi Summers

Jessie Summers​
VIP Coordinator


Rachel Flood