Kim Easton became CEO of Urban Peak in May 2012. Prior to this role, Kim was CEO at Colorado Bright Beginnings and also worked with other non-profit organizations as both an employee and in board governance roles. She earned her undergraduate degree from the College of Wooster and her Masters Degree in Educational Psychology from the University of Colorado. She is a dynamic, solutions-orientated leader with 15+ years of demonstrated achievement contributing to successful development and growth of statewide and national, multi-sited organizations. Kim has expertise in project/program management and implementation, operational efficiency and organization effectiveness, marketing communications, branding and positioning, evaluation design, data collection and analysis, human resources and leadership development. Prior to her non-profit leadership, Kim was an early childhood educator immersed in research around infant mental health and healthy brain development. Through strong leadership, a collaborative spirit, vision and active relationship building in our community, Kim strives to connect people with the resources and support that they need to thrive and be successful.