Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado

Who We Are

The Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado is the go-to resource for help and services for survivors of an injury to the brain, their families, and providers.

That all persons with a brain injury thrive in their community.

Through guidance, resources, support and education, we seek to facilitate lifelong growth of Coloradans affected by an injury to the brain


Board of Directors

Melissa Winthers
Attorney – Fleishman & Shapiro

Mark Belfance
Ernst & Young

Cheryl Catsoulis
A Wildflower Assisted Living
President Elect

Julia Cowan

Bill Levis
Family Member – Attorney

Dan Sloane
Hillyard, Wahlberg, Kudla, Sloane & Woodruff, LLP

Ken Rich
Executive Coach and Recovering TBI Consumer

Jennifer Biggs Arnold
Craig Hospital

Dayna Sloane
Cherry Creek High School

Craig Eliot
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

Norine Hemphill
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Ryan LeMasters
Swedish Hospital


Gavin Attwood
Chief Executive Officer




Max Winkler
Director of Client Programs




Liz_GerdemanLiz Gerdeman
Director of Professional Programs




Linda Heesch
Recreation Programs Coordinator




Mark Condon
State-wide Support Group Coordinator 

To find out more about Mark as a Professional Speaker, click here



Tina Ziwak
Special Events Coordinator




Fran Held
Development and Accounts Coordinator




Jaime-HorsfallJaime Horsfall
Resource Facilitator, Corrections Specialist




head shot LisaLisa Cheney-Philp
Office Logistics




DannyDanny Danneker
Youth Education Liaison




10400489_506359784426_8709_n (1)Airiel Juergens-Peoples
Resource Facilitator & Community Case Manager