Local and National Presence in 2020-21

Professional Recognition and Service

Peak to Peak staff provided expertise as committee members, panelists, and reviewers, or have been recognized or honored by the following organizations:


  • Adams State University
  • BVSD Safe School Coalition (Co-Chair)
  • Boetccher Teacher Recognition Award
  • Boulder Valley School Counselors
  • Boulder Valley Women's Health Board Member
  • CDE Business and Operations Mentoring
  • CDE Induction Program Review
  • CDE’s Schools of Choice Administrator Mentoring Cohort
  • Charter School Support Initiative
  • 2020 Claes Nobel Top Ten Educator of the Year
  • Collegiate Crossings Board
  • Colorado Educational and Cultural Facilities Authority Board (Vice Chair)
  • Colorado Math Innovators' forum
  • Colorado School Counselors Association
  • Denver Seminary
  • Greenhouse Scholars
  • GTAC (District Accountability Committee for Gifted and Talented)
  • Joseph B. Whitehead Educator of Distinction Award
  • Lehigh University's Advisory Board
  • Longmont Library Board
  • Rise Against Suicide
  • School Counseling Mental Health Initiative
  • Teach Plus Colorado


Professional Conference Presentations

Peak to Peak staff presented sessions at the following conferences:


  • October, 2020: CLCS Town Hall
  • March, 2021; CLCS State Charter School Conference
  • March, 2021: STEM MENA: Delivering Effective STEM Education in a Changing World conference in Dubai
  • March, 2021: World Education Summit (Paradigm Shifter)



Peak to Peak staff have articles or books published or forthcoming from the following periodicals and publishers:


  • Edchat Interactive: Leading Students Through Failure to Success with the Conrad Challenge, October 2020
  • TeacherCast: The 2020 Conrad Challenge: What Happens When The Challenge Gets Challenging? (podcast)
  • "Teaching for High Potential (Article: Want to Become A Potions Master of Differentiation? Use These 8 Magic Ingredients & Lessons Learned from Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry)"
  • Thriving Times (interview)
  • Zippia article: Experts Weigh In on Current Job Market Trends