Meet the Staff
Originally from Philadelphia, Mike has lived in Leadville for the past 16 years, serving as a teacher, Lake County Commissioner, Leadville City Clerk and Ski Cooper race coach, beyond volunteering on numerous boards. In his previous capacity, Mike led several community and economic development projects, including the redevelopment of the Leadville/ Lake County Airport, the restoration of the Tabor Grand apartment building, the Summit Stage public transit system in Lake County and the development of several recreation facilities. He holds a degree in Business and a master’s in Education and government and non-profit certificates from Harvard and Duke Universities. He is an avid outdoorsman and lives with his wife Emily, their two children and two dogs.
Kim is a Colorado native and spent the majority of her life in Boulder. She moved to our beautiful Cloud City approximately 10 years ago and graduated from Colorado Mountain College in 2010 with a AAS degree in Natural Resource Management. She is the owner and operator of Cloud City Kettle Corn, a seasonal vending business. She is passionate about the environment, community and economic development of Leadville, a community she has fallen deeply in love with.