Jon Stavney

Jon Stavney

Executive Director
Jon Stavney, as Executive Director of Northwest Colorado Council of Governments, is a leader passionate about improving local government through information sharing, innovation and best practices. Since being hired in November of 2016, Jon has worked closely with program directors at NWCCOG to develop clear goals and maintain the highest possible scores from the state…
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Elaina West

Elaina West

Office Manager
Elaina West, NWCCOG’s Office Manager joined the organization in April of 2016. She has lived in Colorado for a decade. Prior to NWCCOG, she worked as Volunteer Coordinator at the National Sports Center for the Disabled where she recruited and managed over 1,000 volunteers to engage in all season’s therapeutic recreation, joining participants on the…
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Becky Walter

Becky Walter

Fiscal Assistant
Becky joined NWCCOG as the Fiscal Assistant in July of 2019 after working for Faction Skis as the North American Accounts Manager. Faction is a ski company based in Verbier, Switzerland. Their North American headquarters were located in Breckenridge for many years, before recently moving to Denver. As typical of any startup, Becky wore a…
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Full Staff & Contractor List


Jon Stavney

Executive Director

Elaina West

Office Manager

Becky Walter

Fiscal Assistant

Judi LaPoint

Marketing and Communications

Mike Kurth

Fiscal Officer

Jeff Andrews

Regional Business Recovery Coordinator

Economic Development District

​Elevator Inspection Program

Sue Hobrock

Operations Manager

Bryanne Busato

Support Specialist

David Pickett-Heaps

Elevator Inspector

Joseph Shankland

Elevator Inspector

Kimmie Mirto

Elevator Inspector

Energy Program

Nate Speerstra


Justin Wiseman


Keith Nielsen


Dan Mayberry

CARE Program Manager

Emily Hoskins

Outreach Manager

Neal Ashforth


Bonita Pfeiffer

Outreach Assistant

Jason Broadbent


Jake Fockelmann


Tyler Treganza

CARE Program Specialist

Julian Gonzalez

WAP Program Specialist

Kevin Cortez


Ryan Kidd

Energy Installer


Jodi Flory


Northwest All Hazards Emergency Management

Kim Cancelosi


Northwest Loan Fund

Anita Cameron

Director of Business Lending

Scott Pugsley

Business Lending Assistant

Northwest Region Healthcare Coalition

All Clear Emergency Management Group


Addy Marantino

Readiness and Response Coordinator

Regional Broadband

Upper Colorado Wild & Scenic Stakeholder Group

Anna Drexler-Dreis


Vintage (Formerly AAAA)

Amanda Rens-Moon

Program Specialist Lead

Charles McCarthy

Mobility Manager

Ceci Peterson

Program & Data Support Specialist

Jonnah Glassman

SHIP Medicare & Volunteer Coordinator

Tina Strang

Long-Term Care Ombudsman & RSVP Coordinator

Water Quality/Quantity Committee

Torie Jarvis


Caroline Byus

SWQC Consultant

Pam Wegener

SWQC Consultant

Watershed Services & Summit Water Quality Quantity Committee

Ashley Bembenek

208 Administrator and QQ Water Quality Specialist