Board of Directors

Chris Otto
Board President
Partner -Plante Moran
Board member since 2019

​Dave O’Callaghan
Board Vice President

SVP Global Channels & Alliances VMWare
Board member since 2013

Tory Livingston
​Board Treasurer​
CPB (Crispin Porter & Bogusky)
Board Member since 2017

Melissa Pienkowski
Independent Consultant
Board Member since 2005

Joe Malara
Caldera Event Group
Board member since 2013

Lisa Plahuta
Director of Development
Finally Home
Board member since 2010

Cody Fullmer
Market President
Bank of Colorado
Board Member since 2015

Jamie Meyer
Imagine It Hospitality
Board member since 2019

Emily Watson
CO-Founder of
Adoption Dreams Come True ​2005
Director of Social Work at Satellite Healthcare –
San Jose, CA
Board Member since 2017

Lisa Hansen 
Managing Director
CSU Alumni Engagement
Board member since 2021

Advisory Board

David Diehl
Certified Public Accountant

Patti Scott
Financial Advisor

John Martin
Martin & Hyman

Dr. Thomas Harvey
Dentist/Graphic Images

Dorothy Fitzgerald
Founder of Volunteer Guild

Join Our Board

Our Board

We are proud of the business leaders who make up the active Board of Directors and the business leaders who make up the Advisory Board for Adoption Dreams Come True. These men and women help guide the agency in critical business areas to ensure a viable, strong business model.

Our Board meets four times a year to discuss key issues associated with the agency. We are a diverse group and not only work hard but have fun in the process. There are no additional requirements to become a board member, only the desire to be a part of the ADCT family.

Open Positions with our Board

We are continually looking for additional Board members with the following skill sets:

– An individual with a financial background who can assist with overviewing of budgets, and other financial matters

Communications & Marketing
– An individual who can assist with the communications and marketing work done by the Board

– An attorney who can guide the board with legal advice, insight, and work

To discuss these opportunities, please call Cindy Sarai, Executive Director at 970-493-2557.

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