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Our Board of Directors

Kim Smith, Chair 

Routt County Representative. Retired Global Engineering Executive at Texas Instruments. Multiple Patent Awards and Leadership Awards including National Association of Female Executives (NAFE) Women of Excellence award. Past affiliations:  Women’s Crisis Shelter, Big Brother and Big Sisters, United Way, Girl Scouts, Girls, Inc., YMCA, Youth Mentoring and the Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Business Council.

Ken Spruell, Treasurer


Routt County Representative. Financial advisor, ski instructor. Affiliations: Yampa Valley Community Foundation, STARS (Steamboat Adaptive Recreational Sports).

Kathy Bockelman, Secretary

Moffat County Representative. Retired School Counselor. Affiliations: Advocates-Crisis Support Services Board of Directors, Yampa Valley Pregnancy and Family Center Board of Directors, Love INC’s Peanut Butter and Jelly Program.

Brene Belew-LaDue

Grand County Representative. Grand County Public Health, Home Care, and Senior Nutrition Services


Amy Jenkins

Routt County Representative. Retired attorney and mediator. Affiliations: STARS, Heeling Friends, Be The Match.



Our Board meets quarterly for 2-3 hours in either Steamboat Springs, Craig, or Granby. For information on joining our Board, please contact info@grandfutures.org.