Victoria Hatfield, Chair
Senior Associate Marketing & Strategic Planning Leader, Hord Coplan Macht, LLC
Kristi Arellano, Vice Chair
Director of Communications, Boettcher Foundation
Gregory Movesian, Secretary
Dr. Everette Freeman
President, Community College of Denver
Executive Director, Community College of Denver Foundation
Partner, Hogan Lovells US LLP
President, Ensight Energy Consulting, LLC
Dr. Barbara McDonnell
Retired, Community College of Colorado Administrator
Kim Poast, PhD
Chief Student Success & Academic Affairs Officer, Colorado Department of Higher Education
Ray Rosado, CCIM
Director, Cushman & Wakefield
Executive Vice President, Triton Investment Company
Retired, Construction Executive
Executive Director | Dwight.Clasby@ccd.edu | 303.352.3121
Dwight joined the Community College of Denver Foundation in June 2017. He is responsible for overseeing the Foundation’s efforts to engage individuals, foundations and corporations in supporting CCD students, faculty, programs and capital enhancements.
As the key liaison between the CCD Foundation, its donors and the community, Clasby will focus on understanding each donor’s charitable objective and creating relationships with new donors. He will direct all internal and external communication in order to enhance public awareness of the Foundation and its role within the community.
Clasby has held senior management positions with educational institutions in Connecticut, Florida, Oklahoma and Texas. He served as vice president for external affairs at Communities Foundation of Texas, and managed the major gift operations, foundation relations, planned giving and research for The University of Texas (UT) at Dallas where he led a successful 200 million dollar Realize the Vision campaign that raised over 273.3 million dollars. His experience also includes alumni relations for the University of Miami, Coral Gables, and serving as assistant vice chancellor for advancement at the University of Colorado Boulder.
He holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in education from the University of Miami, and began his career as a teacher before working as a private banker in Dallas. A decade later, he returned to education as a development director and is credited with key initiatives that secured expanded funding for endowment, increased support for the annual fund, and capital campaigns.
Director of Annual Giving & Stewardship | Nancy.Tomb@ccd.edu | 303.352.3104
Nancy joined the Community College of Denver Foundation in December 2017 with ten years of experience in the Colorado non-profit field ranging from event management to annual fund coordination to volunteer supervision. She grew up in Colorado and proudly calls it home. She is excited to get to know the students at CCD and help them succeed in their educational endeavors.
Elizabeth “Libby” Lowrey
Foundation Assistant | Libby.Lowrey@ccd.edu | 303.352.6786
Libby is a Colorado native who enjoys living in the heart of Capitol Hill and walking around Downtown Denver, including to the Auraria Campus each morning. Off-campus, Libby spends as much time as possible exploring and traversing the ever-expanding vibrant Denver community and hiking the beautiful Colorado Rocky Mountains.