As the "community's foundation" we deliver unrivaled charitable giving expertise, professionalism, and individualized service, all while providing the confidentiality that donors expect and deserve.

Whether facilitating complex gifts, researching local nonprofit agencies, or preserving family legacies through long-term giving vehicles, our staff can help you decide what, where, and how to give. Contact us today to learn more about the ways we can help you achieve your philanthropic goals.

*Ray Caraway, J.D.
Phone: (970) 488-1980

Ray carries out policies established by the Board of Trustees and sets objectives to meet the Board’s long-range goals. He works with donors interested in establishing new funds and those who need assistance with complex gift arrangements, including donations of real estate, trusts, and gift annuities.

John Chapdelaine
Director | Eastern Colorado Community Fund
Phone: (970) 580-1013

John supports the Foundation’s mission by providing staff leadership to the Eastern Colorado Community Fund (ECCF) board and enhancing the visibility of the Community Foundation throughout the Eastern Plains. John has 30 years of service with the State of Colorado, having been a teacher, principal, prison education director, assistant warden, and warden on the Eastern Plains. He is deeply engrained within the community and his leadership skills will be an asset in growing the ECCF.
John Chapdelaine


Randy Davis
Community Relations Coordinator
Phone: (970) 624-7717

Randy is responsible for building and maintaining meaningful relationships that enable the Foundation to better serve the Estes Valley. He also interfaces with the Estes Valley community fund committee.


*Ella Fahrlander
Vice President | Community Engagement
Phone: (970) 488-1979

Ella supports the Foundation's mission by leading fund development efforts with a focus on our region's nonprofits sector. She also provides leadership to our role of Regional Champion for Colorado Gives, supports Foundation initiatives and projects that enhance our community leadership role, and builds meaningful relationships with current and potential donors.


Catharine Fallin
Administrative Assistant
Phone: (970) 488-1977

Catharine acts as the Foundation's "hospitality ambassador" by welcoming guests, managing all building-related functions, and overseeing the internship program. She supports the entire staff by serving as an encourager, promoting trust, and demonstrating integrity and leadership.


Roxanne Fry, MBA
Executive Vice President | Donor Services
Phone: (970) 488-1989
Roxanne manages the Foundation’s donor services and technology programs, which provide both high-tech and high-touch offerings to those we serve. She supervises the administration of grants and scholarships; oversees special projects and fiscal sponsorship funds; and helps donors establish new scholarship funds.



*Diana Hollaway
Director of Donor Services
Phone: (970) 488-1978

Diana is a customer service contact for the hundreds of donors who have charitable funds with the Foundation and coordinates our community funds and committees in Berthoud, the Estes Valley, Fort Collins, and Loveland. She also oversees the Foundation's scholarship program, which connects her with fund advisors, selection committees, students, and schools throughout Larimer County and in six counties on the Eastern Plains.

Mary McCambridge
Community Relations Coordinator 
Phone: (970) 488-1977
Mary is responsible for building and maintaining meaningful relationships that enable the Foundation to better serve our region with an emphasis on Loveland. She also interfaces with the Loveland community fund committee.



Carrie Miller
Donor Services Coordinator
Phone: (970) 488-1984
Carrie is a member of the Foundation’s donor services team. She processes approximately 1,000 grants each year, supports the Foundation's scholarship program, helps fund advisors gain online access to their charitable funds, and serves as a customer service contact for current and potential donors.



*Rob Panos, MPP
Relationship Development Manager
Phone: (970) 488-1986

Rob supports the President's work in carrying out the Foundation's mission, specifically providing administrative and project management support to the President, Management Team, and Board of Trustees. He also manages the Foundation's data and technology and supports the Foundation team as a centralized resource.

 katie Katie Romberg, CPA
Phone: (970) 488-1987
Katie furthers the Foundation's mission and achieves organizational goals related to accounting and donor services by overseeing the daily accounting functions. She ensures that the Foundation meets its financial obligations in a timely manner and that it complies with generally accepted accounting principles and meets audit standards.


*Development Team