Ms. Jeannie Orozco, Secretary
Jeannie Orozco, a long-time resident of Colorado Springs, has spent the past decade advocating for communities. Jeannie has had tremendous success as a grassroots community organizer, played a key role in keeping her local community center open and has gained the trust of her neighbors. She recently finished working on a national grant that focused on the social determinants of health in impoverished communities. She has also spoken nationally about community organizing. Prior to her community work, Jeannie spent the better part of 15 years in management and operational support. In her free time, she volunteers for the Young Marines Organization, focusing on keeping youth away from drugs and out of gangs. She is the mother of two children, one is a graduate of Sierra High School and the other one will be graduating from Sierra in May.