Mina joined the Foundation in May 2019 as the Director of Community Impact. She is responsible for leading externally-focused community engagement efforts, based on the Foundation’s strategic priorities, via grantmaking and community leadership activities. Prior to the Foundation, Mina served as the Public Health Planner for El Paso County Public Health and has over 18 years of public health experience working at the state, local, and nonprofit levels. Mina has overseen numerous community collaborations and demonstrates a strong history of building local partnerships for positive impact. Sheis deeply invested in her community as serves on the UCHealth-Memorial Hospital System Board of Directors, Pikes Peak Library District Board of Trustees, and the Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Board of Trustees. Mina was also selected as a Colorado Springs Business Journal Rising Star, honoring 25 of the best professionals under 40, holds a Master of Science in Community Health Education from the University of New Mexico, and is a Master Certified Health Education Specialist.