Mission and Board

The mission of the Colorado Mesa University Foundation is to strengthen educational opportunities at Colorado Mesa University through the generation and distribution of all gift assets. The foundation serves as the depository for all charitable gifts and acts in a fiduciary capacity as exclusive agent for donor activity.


Jane Foster, President

2016 Foundation Board ShearQuint Shear, Vice President

 Clara Brown-Shaffer, Past President

 Karen MadsenKaren Madsen, Secretary/Treasurer

 Foundation Board Kevin BrooksKevin Brooks

 2017 Foundation Board CapraRonna Capra

 Ed ChamberlinEd Chamberlin

 Larry Copeland

 Mark Gardner

 Margaret Goodhue

 2017 Foundation Board HigginsJoe Higgins

 Dave PattersonDave Patterson

 Foundation Board Jamee SimonsJamee Simons

Tish Starbuck