Leadership in Denver
Our executive director, staff, alumni, board members and partners are committed to building a stronger Denver by supporting and developing our AmeriCorps members as leaders in their schools and community.
Meet Emily Matthews
Interim Executive Director/Managing Director, People & Site Operations
Emily Matthews proudly serves as the Interim Executive Director and Managing Director, People & Site Operations for City Year Denver. In her role, Emily oversees people operations, including talent acquisition, staff learning and development, workforce planning, and team engagement initiatives, as well as budget design, event planning, and oversight of site operational systems. Emily has a Bachelor’s degree in history and Spanish and Master of Arts degree in archaeology. Emily is a Colorado native who enjoys taking her family, including her two kiddos, and a playful pup named Pickles, on many outdoor adventures.
More leaders in Denver
The No. 1 indicator of whether an elementary school student will later attend college is not income, race or ZIP...Read more about City Year Denver intervenes in students' lives before they fall critically behind peers [The Denver Post]