Development Team



Director of Development

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303.429.1012 ext. 241

Lisa Schlarbaum has been involved with Hope House for over a decade. Formerly a member of the Board of Directors, Lisa assumed the role of Director of Development in 2011, where she more than tripled the organization’s budget from $700,000 to $2.2 million— while at the same time successfully leading a $5.2 million capital campaign […]

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Marketing Associate

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Kendra graduated from Colorado State University, earning a B.A. in Fine Arts with a concentration in Graphic Design. She realized her passion for working in the non-profit industry during her college internship at United Way. Since then, Kendra has gained over 10 years of experience in graphic design, photography and marketing with both corporate and […]

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Grant Development Officer

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Motria joined Hope House in 2017 as Grant Development Officer. Her experience includes work in government, non-profit and corporate settings, including public relations roles on Capitol Hill, the American Red Cross, the American Cancer Society and Regis Corporation. Motria received her B.A. degree in English and Journalism from the University of St. Thomas in St. […]

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Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator

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Theresa became involved with Hope House in 2011 as a mentor and volunteer. She brings over 15 years of experience partnering with volunteers in the nonprofit sector. Before coming to Hope House, Theresa was a long-time Youth Director and Founder & Operations Director at Rocketown Youth Center in Pompano Beach Florida, and the Outreach Director […]

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Development Associate

Dena is an Industrial Engineer from Georgia Tech – go jackets! – with over 15 years of experience including Clinical Operations Manager at a start-up pharmaceutical company, Management Engineer at the University of North Carolina Hospitals, a business consultant, and a small business owner. In every position, Dena’s core drive was to improve processes, systems and approaches while […]

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