About The STRiVE Organization
About The STRiVE Organization

Foundation Volunteer Board

Our Foundation Board members are dedicated, community volunteers. Our Board is made up of a variety of individuals and professionals including local business owners, consultants, teachers, medical professionals, financial advisors, bank representatives, sales managers, retirees, and parents.

Active Board Members

Jim Simmons


Owner, Enstrom Candies

Nate Cook

Vice Chair

Sales Leader, Western Paper

Jeff Franklin

Market President

Bank of Colorado

Stephen Grisier


Mesa Bloom Market

Georgann Jouflas

2021 Chair

CMU Business Department

Kevin McChesney

Sales Manager


Stan Orr


Nonprofit CEO and Consultant

Nick Westfall


Physician/Multiple Businesses

Karen Ledebur Davis



Sandy Theis

Retired Teacher SD51


Emeritus Board Members

Robert Bray

Owner/CEO, Bray and Company

Larry Beckner

Attorney at Law

Rod Christ

Best Exploration

Louise Goodman

Grand Junction Timberline Bank

Gordon Harbert

Harbert Lumber

Jenna Noem

Nuclear Care Partners

Matt Rosenberg

RoseCap Financial Advisors

Jay Seaton

GJ Daily Sentinel Newspaper

Jamee Simmons

Enstrom Candies

Barbara Traylor Smith

Retirement Outfitters

Bill Vrettos

Will Corporation Consultants

Board Meeting Minutes


Assisting those with developmental disabilities.

Made up of over 250 employees. The STRiVE Organization is qualified and trained to provide quality, results driven services with a variety of programs, including residential host home services. We are an organization that continually sees the needs in the community and strives to make a difference in those areas.