Alan Walker is a retired executive who spent 40 years in the international corporate sector in the heavy equipment for mining and constructing industries. Since his retirement from Caterpillar in 2013, Alan has focused on having a meaningful impact and has served as a Commissioner on the Denver Commission on Aging, on the Denver HRCP Advisory Board, as an AARP Ambassador, and the Chair of the Volunteer Leadership Council for Denver Botanic Gardens. Alan brings his experience to A Little Help as our Board Chair and serves on several board-led committees.
Bob Brocker is a semi-retired railroad executive and management consultant. He spends much of his time advocating for seniors with various nonprofit organizations: A Little Help, Colorado Senior Lobby, Advisory Council on Aging (DRCOG), and the SAPGA (Senior Action Planning Group on Aging) Technology and Innovation Committee. Bob is pleased to rejoin our board after serving as Board Chair from 2011-2014 and as a volunteer since 2010. He now serves on the Fund Development Committee.
Hilary Lenz has over eleven years of experience as a director for various organizations and small businesses, including six and a half years as the Program Director with A Little Help. She has honed skills in servant leadership, strategic, fiscal, and operational planning, fundraising and investor relations, program development and implementation, community and relationship building, and business analytics consulting. In addition to her professional experience, Hilary founded her own LLC to perform financial analytics services, has served as a board treasurer for several organizations, and has been active in her local, and larger, community.
At A Little Help, Hilary began as the part-time Administrative Assistant and, within in a year, earned and built her role as the Program Director. As a growing organization, she and former Executive Director Dr. Paul Ramsey grew A Little Help’s staff from a two- to ten-person team and expanded ALH’s impact from four neighborhoods to eight counties throughout Colorado, while maintaining a hyper-local focus in each community.
Hilary earned her bachelor’s degree from Duke University in Psychology and English and earned her Master of Public Health degree (emphasis: Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, certificate: Global Health) from the University of Pittsburgh.
John is the managing partner of Montgomery Amatuzio Chase Bell Jones, a Denver-based civil litigation firm, where he has practiced law since moving to Colorado in 1999. His firm hosts A Little Help’s annual holiday party and he enjoys donating his time and expertise to assist A Little Help’s Board of Directors and its members with their legal needs. His wife Christy, a prior board member, and daughters, Lucy and Sophia, also actively volunteer their time and energy to support A Little Help’s mission.
Steve is the President of Coblaco Services, Inc. and brings his business acumen to the board. He serves as A Little Help’s Board Treasurer and on the Finance Committee.
Marcy was instrumental in bringing A Little Help to Berthoud and has been a great supporter of our work in Northern Colorado. She has been — and will continue to be — a strong voice on our Board as we continue to grow in NoCo.
Marcy has been a fixture in the Berthoud community since she moved there with her family in 2002. Her training and experience have prepared her to lead A Little Help in growth. Marcy holds Bachelors degrees in zoology and medical technology, as well as a Masters degree in Gerontology. Her ten years experience as a medical technician gained her valuable experience not only in that field, but in uniquely understanding healthcare systems and communications. She has since served in human services, leading programs in nursing homes, assisted living, and hospice facilities. She also served four years as an ombudsman, honing her advocacy skills and passion. Marcy currently works as a Geriatric Care Manager for Action Healthcare, advocating and planning care for older adults across the Front Range. This has further honed her understanding of the critical roll A Little Help plays in keeping older adults active and engaged, inter- and independent. She is passionate about the role of A Little Help in people's lives, the impact of our mission, and sees no limitations on our continued growth.
Shannon Love is a Colorado native and graduate of Metropolitan State University and the University of Denver. After receiving her MSW, Shannon worked primarily with non-profits and state health care programs serving medically underserved populations. Shannon has two boys, ages 10 and 12, and is very excited to begin work on the board of A Little Help.
Sean has more than 15 years of accounting, finance, and business consulting experience and leads the Business Technology Services consulting area at EKS&H. Sean brings these skills to the board and our Finance Committee.
Jonathan Mueller brings his entrepreneurial and philanthropic experience to A Little Help’s board. His past experience in fields from retail to skiing to operations gives Jonathan a unique way of looking at situations. He is the founder of The Pinecone Project and a realtor with Keller Williams Foothills, LLC. Jonathan serves on the Fund Development Committee, focusing on corporate partnerships.