From our staff and volunteers to our Board of Trustees, A THOUSAND SUMMERS has a skilled, dedicated and passionate group of individuals willing to do whatever it takes to help change kids’ lives for the better through the summer camp experience.


Tim Lucas

Executive Director
Tel: 1 (720) 981-2532 ext. 101

Karen Smith

Programs Director
Tel: 1 (720) 981-2532 ext. 102

Alyssa Street
Alyssa Street

Development Director
Tel: 1 (720) 981-2532 ext. 100

A Thousand Summers is supported by a dedicated

nationwide community of volunteers

Board of Trustees:

Greg Euston, Chair (Marietta, GA)

Jenn Tipton, V. Chair (Englewood, CO)

Sally Kubly, Secy. (Whitefish Bay, WI)

Mike Brower, Treas. (Allenspark, CO)

Dave Brown (Ridgefield, CT)

Sara Gilbertson (Carbondale, CO)

Kim Kittle (Dallas, TX)

Todd Lebor (Niwot, CO)

Ann McCollum (Albuquerque, NM)

Casey Pettit (Boston, MA)

Hillary Shaw (Atlanta, GA)

Kathy Scheu (North Hampton, NH)

Terry Taylor (Denver, CO)

Ellen Wagnon (Houston, TX)

Steve Yale (Truckee, CA)

“We support youth development in an extremely unique and effective manner. We are changing the lives of children by sending them to highly impactful summer camp programs across the United States. Our reach into all corners of the country proves that this organization is making a real difference for so many people. I’m really proud to be a part of such a wonderful organization! Please join me in supporting A Thousand Summers!”

– Kirstin Sullivan,
Former Chair of the Board of Trustees

Founding Board:

Jack Chalender

Eleanor ‘Sis’ Cheley*

Bryant ‘Curly’ Denniston

Bob Dern

Homer Evans

Earl Feldman

Helen Hocker

William W. Hottel

Maridan Stanley Kassab

Hon. Nancy Kassebaum-Baker*

Anna Belle Kritser

Jack Lamkin

Bill Root

Robert W. Stafford

Virginia S. Stafford

Pat Tuohy Fenton

Jerrold Wexler

*Honorary Trustees