Our Passionate People

Our Board of Directors

Chris Muhr, President of the Board

Sarah Jackson Bonnell, Secretary

Karl R. Zander, OTR, MSHA, Treasurer

Administrative Director
Rehabilitation and Bariatric Services
St. Mary’s Medical Center

Karen Kiefer, Vice President

Retired Adaptive Physical Education Teacher. Karen has been a committed volunteer for over 25 years!

Michael Chamberlain, Member

Video Coordinator, Grand Junction Rockies baseball team.  Social media volunteer for three local nonprofits: Steppin’ It Up Inc., CDA and Challenger Baseball

Teresa Rivera, Member

Sherry Schreiner, Member

Teresa Rivera, Member

Our Staff

Lila Todd

Executive Director
Lila Todd became Executive Director of Colorado Discover Ability in September 2021. Before joining CDA, Lila worked at the TRIO program at Colorado Mesa University. She received her Masters from Aarhus University in Denmark where she lived and worked in research for two and a half years before moving to Grand Junction. She also worked for ten years in outdoor education and management at the North Carolina Outward Bound School and still occasionally trains staff at the Colorado Outward Bound School. Lila is a certified yoga and white-water canoe instructor and loves to hike, be on the water, practice yoga and meet new people in the community.
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Michele Trittau

Office Manager

Michele spent twenty years in the restaurant business, moving up to District Manager of five restaurants for a major chain in Las Vegas, NV. She became one of the twelve original members of the General Managers Advisory Council for the 1,600 restaurant chain.

She moved to Grand Junction in 2004, owned a restaurant for two years, then accepted a job in Human Resources in the oil and gas industry. Michele has a certificate in Human Resource Management from the Malcolm Baldridge School of Business at Post University, Waterbury, CT.

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Katie Kiefer

Summer Program Assistant
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