Jen is the advisor for last names G-N. She has worked with thousands of young people throughout the US, Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong helping them build stronger relationships, develop clear communication tools and achieve goals through outdoor ropes courses. Through her coaching business, Jen taught math, reading, writing and memorization skills to students who have been diagnosed with learning differences and executive function deficit. Jen received a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Colorado, Boulder and a master's degree in Education and Human Development from the University of Colorado, Denver. Her particular area of interest is how development of the adolescent brain has a direct effect on social, emotional, and executive function skills. When not at CECP, Jen loves to be outdoors with her husband and 3 daughters camping, stand up paddle boarding, and downhill skiing.
Kourtney Goya – Academic & Career Advisor
Kourtney is the advisor for last names O-Z. She is a former college admissions representative, campus visit and outreach coordinator, and academic advisor at various higher education institutions. She has a bachelor’s degree in History from Oregon State University (GO BEAVS!) and a master’s in Higher Education from the University of Denver. Kourtney’s work in higher education has primarily focused on underserved populations and college access, specifically with charter schools in the Denver and Aurora metro areas. She’s also a volunteer with the Denver and Aurora Public School Districts and the Denver Scholarship Foundation at college admissions and financial aid events. In her free time, you will find Ms. Goya fishing on one of Colorado’s fine lakes, rivers, or reservoirs or playing softball in a community league.
Anna Solano - Academic & Career Advisor
Anna is the advisor for last names A-F. She brings with her 16 years of academic and career advising experience. As the Assistant Director of Career Planning and Advising at Pikes Peak Community College, Anna helped to grow the department and streamline processes. Throughout her advising career, Anna has advised more than 5000 students. Her particular area of interest is helping students find their strengths and implement them into their lives. Her passion is assisting individuals with career exploration using various modalities such as StrengthFinder and Holland’s Code. Anna enjoys spending her free time outdoors in the Colorado mountains.