Executive Team



Communications Manager

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Dana Streufert joined the Hope House staff in March 2020. Prior to working at Hope House as the Communications Manager, Dana worked for Rush Soccer, a nonprofit soccer organization with over 50 domestic and 30 international club affiliates, as the Marketing Director from 2016-2019. Dana enjoys working at nonprofit organizations whose missions align with her […]

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Early Learning Manager

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Lisa joined the Hope House team in August of 2019 as the Early Learning Manager. A native of Colorado, she graduated from CU Denver with a Bachelor of Arts in Child Psychology with an emphasis in Early Childhood Development. She has over 20 years of experience working with children, teens and families. Lisa began her […]

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Program Director

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Jenny Macias earned a B.A. in Communications from Colorado State University and is also a certified Bridges Out of Poverty trainer. She began working at Hope House as the Mentoring Program Manager in 2012 and transitioned to Program Director in 2014. Before joining the Hope House staff, Jenny managed a mentor program for a foster […]

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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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Personal Team Manager and Parent Educator

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Melinda Smith is the Parent Educator at Hope House. She has over 20 years experience working with at-risk children and teens and is one of 30 certified facilitators in the state of Colorado for Nurturing Healthy Sexual Development. At Hope House, Melinda expanded the Parenting Program to now include 12 different classes, including age-specific classes, […]

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