Jean Owen - Development Director / Volunteer Coordinator
Administrator, Facilitator, Developer, Conscious Change Agent and Active Community Member: these words all describe Jean
Coming from an experience of growing up with a mother suffering from Cancer, much of Jean's life has been about looking for solutions.
professional career in banking and real estate helped to hone skills in organizational and curriculum development and project planning.
These translate to her
ability to bring new ideas to organizational tasks.
has spent over 30 years in business development, working for and with many non-profit organizations.
talent lies in balancing the creative and practical.
Jean holds a degree in life, while completing undergraduate studies at UC Irvine in Facilities Management, and general business at LSU, Louisiana and Western State College, Colorado.
role on the AREI/AREDAY
team is to assist in fundraising for AREI
and provide her
organizational expertise to the development team.
She served as a volunteer for the 2011 AREDAY and as Volunteer Coordinator for the AREDAY Summit in 2012.
She is currently a business consultant, fundraiser, event planner and entrepreneur from Carbondale, Colorado.
passion is singing, gardening, weaving and caring for four-legged beings.
Development Director / Volunteer Coordinator