Staff Members

Brianne Snow

Executive Director

970-455-0221


Brianne has been the Executive Director at FIRC since 2019, but has been a staff member at FIRC since 2005. She has worked as a Grant Manager and Director of Programs before taking on the leadership role of Executive Director.

Carla Decker

Director of Programs

970-455-0224


Carla oversees the Supportive Services, Access to Care and Parenting programs.

Shae Loomis

Development Coordinator

970-455-0124


Shae oversees donor and corporate relations.

Andrea Ridder

Events Coordinator

970-455-0223


Andrea oversees the events and program marketing for FIRC.

Anita Overmyer

Director of Development

970-455-0223


Anita oversees the marketing, events, volunteers and fundraising for FIRC.

Danielle McQueen

Data and Grants Manager

970-455-0214


Danielle oversees all grants and data at FIRC.

Martha Lancaster

Director of Finances and Facilities

970-455-0220


Martha oversees the oganization’s finances.

Molly Merten

Accounting Specialist

970-455-0227


Molly manages accounts payable and receivable.

Melissa Ruiz

Operations Manager

970-455-0227


Melissa is responsible for front desk and operations.

Lucero Almeida

Data Entry and Administrative Assistant

970-455-0237


Lucero heads up the front desk at the Silverthorne Office.

Paloma Sotelo

Receptionist and Lead Data Entry Assistant

970-423-5145


Paloma heads up the front desk at the Breckenridge Office.

Jonnah Glassman

Healthy Living Program Coordinator

970-363-9275


Jonnah oversees the Cooking Matters and other nutrition programs for children and adults.

Elise Neyerlin

Health Coverage and Enrollment Manager

970-455-0218


Elise can assist people with insurance enrollment through the Marketplace, CHP+ and Medicaid.

Liz Burnham

Health Navigator

970-455-0230


Liz can assist people with insurance enrollment through the Marketplace, CHP+ and Medicaid.

Marily Garcia

Health Navigator


Marily can assist people with insurance enrollment through the Marketplace, CHP+ and Medicaid.

Kaden Cantania

Health Navigator


Kayden can assist people with insurance enrollment through the Marketplace, CHP+ and Medicaid.

Yolima Bauer

Community Health Worker

970-406-2890


Yoli works with people to set and achieve health related goals.

Michel Infante

Family Support Manager

970-455-0232


Michel oversees the Family Support Counselors and Food Bank.

Kelly McGann

Family Support Coordinator

970-455-0239


Kelly works with families to provide budgeting, goal-setting and emergency assistance support.

Karina Zuniga

Family Support Coordinator

970-455-0225


Karina works with families to provide budgeting, goal-setting and emergency assistance support.

Rachel Miller, LSW

Mental Health Navigator

Office: 970-455-0154 Cell: 970-389-0075


Rachel works with families in crisis and connects them to resources to improve their situation.

Casey Donohoe

Mental Health Navigator

Office: 970-423-9808 Cell:970-409-2656


Casey works with families in crisis and connects them to resources to improve their situation.

Loreli Merino

Colorado Community Response Coordinator

Direct: 970-423-5165 Cell: 970-389-0075


Loreli works with families to provide budgeting, goal-setting and emergency assistance support.

Caitlin Johnson

Community Resource Coordinator

Direct: 970-455-0236


Caitlin works with community partners to coordinate services.

Ruth Hendricks

Parent Engagment Program Coordinator

970-455-0229


Ruth manages parenting classes and staff training.

Yirka Platt

ALMA Coordinator

Direct 970-423-5165 | Cell: 970-409-6938


Yirka coordinates the ALMA program and ALMA visitors.

Noelle Sivon

Families United Manager

970-455-0226


Noelle oversees the Parent Educators and the Parents as Teachers home visitation program.

Melanie Winsted

Parent Educator

970-389-9707


Melanie provides home visits to local families.

Ana Cruz

Parent Educator

970-389-9840


Angelica provides home visits to local families.

April Kemp

Parent Educator

970-389-8547


April provides home visits to local families.

Denisse Diaz

Early Head Start Parent Educator

970-389-9797


Denisse provides home visits to local families.

Kate Hudnut

Director of Retail

970.423.5152


Kate oversees the Dillon and Breckenridge Summit Thrift & Treasure locations and manages facility maintenance.

Leti Diaz

Dillon Summit Thrift & Treasure Manager

970-262-2461


Leti oversees all operations at the Dillon Summit Thrift & Treasure thrift store.

Otilia Partnow

Breckenridge Summit Thrift & Treasure Manager

970-423-6444


Otilia oversees all operations at the Breckenridge Summit Thrift & Treasure thrift store.

Board of Directors

Nick Doran, President
Barbara Gibbs, Vice President
Clare Lehman, Secretary
Scott Binder, Treasurer
Thomas Davidson, Member at Large
Don Dankner, Member at Large
Kendra Carpenter
Paul Finkel
Erin Hay, D.O.
Peter Joyce
David Preaus
Ned Walley
Maureen Westerland

FIRC Advisory Committee
Linda Bateman

Nick Doran

Board Member - President


Nick Doran is the President of the Family & Intercultural Resource Center (FIRC) Board of Directors. He has served on the FIRC Board since 2014.
Nick is the Chief Operating Officer of Breckenridge Grand Vacations (BGV). He has been with BGV since 2006 and is responsible for the daily operation of the company. Prior to his current role, Nick held the position of BGV’s Chief Financial Officer.
Prior work experience entailed 10 years in the master-planned residential real estate development industry as Chief Financial Officer and Project Manager for Highlands Management Group, Inc., preceded by four years with Arthur Andersen, LLP. Nick obtained Professional Accounting and Business Administration degrees from Regis College in Denver, Colorado.
Nick and his wife Linda are from Lakewood, Colorado. They and their two children have lived in Summit County since 2003.

Barbara Gibbs

Board Member - Vice President


Barbara spends her time skiing, hiking, biking, gardening and volunteering in the community. Originally from Baton Rouge, Barbara worked at Texas Instruments in Information Technology and Human Resources, leaving in 1998, for a move to Colorado.

Clare Lehman

Board Member - Secretary


Clare Lehman has lived and worked in the Summit County community since 2003 and a member of the FIRC board since 2015. She is currently the Vice President of Hospitality for Keystone Resort, and has a strong hospitality background including operational roles in food and beverage, vacation rental management, housekeeping, finance, and community association management, and broader strategic positions of General Manager, Senior Director and her current position of Vice President. When not at Keystone resort, Clare can be found skiing, camping or hiking with her husband and two young boys.

Ned Walley

Board Member


Originally from Chattanooga, Ned move to Summit County in 2010 and is one of the leading realtors in the area. Prior to moving to CO Ned had a successful career working in the internet and technology areas, most notably as Google’s first Business Development executive based outside of the USA while Ned lived in London for 11 years. Ned and his husband Kurt live on a ranch a little north of Silverthorne, along with their dog, and a few horses.

Scott Binder

Board Member- Treasurer


Scott Binder had a 35 year career in finance and business including cable television, radio, equipment leasing, and real estate. He spent the beginning of his career as a Certified Public Accountant. Born and raised in New York, he lived in Washington, DC for 27 years before relocating to Summit County. In addition to volunteering at FIRC, he is on the board of the Society for Financial Education and Professional Development, a not-for-profit organization promoting basic financial literacy for college students.

David Preaus

Board Member


David Preaus moved to Summit County in 1992. After many years in hospitality David purchased Creative Cabinetry in Breckenridge in 2007. In addition to serving on the FIRC Board David has also served in the Summit Youth Baseball Board, Silverthorne Town Council 2010-2014, and is currently on the Summit County Rotary Board. David and his wife Susan and their three boys live in Silverthorne.

Maureen Westerland

Board Member


Maureen has lived in SummIt County for 16years and has served on several local not-for-profit boards. She has extensive experience in nonprofit management and fundraising having spent her entire career working in that sector. She enjoys hiking, skiing, travel and shared times with her husband Barry and children and grandkids.

Finance Committee
Paul Finkel
Matt Hanson
Clare Lehman
Scott Binder

FIRC Event Committee
Rae Anderson
Andrea Dickson
Ashley Kujawski
Kim Nicolas
Phyllis Martinez
Lisa Velte