Michael Viola

Michael Viola is a current graduate student at Colorado State University pursuing the Impact MBA program. He hopes to one day create sustainable enterprises that consider the well-being of all stakeholders in its business model. In recent years, Michael served as a Youth Development Specialist working with the Peace Corps in Morocco where he revived […]

Mandy Ham

Mandy graduated from Colorado State University in 2016 with a degree in Journalism and a second field in Communications and Sociology. During her time there, she was actively involved with organizations that were fighting human trafficking locally and internationally. After college, she went to work for a local Colorado nonprofit, The Matthews House, as the […]

Sarah Joseph

Sarah Joseph is a trauma therapist (LPCC) and the co-founder of Hope Roots, a non-profit that serves trauma survivors and their caregivers.  She is based in Fort Collins, CO, but spent over 10 years of her adult life living and working in India.  Through her work at Hope Roots, she has helped develop and teach […]

Makayla Debonis

Makayla graduated from the College of Business at Colorado State University in 2019.  As an employee of a company called Amada Senior Care, she now works to provide necessary support, and opportunities for independence, for the elderly through daily guidance and assistance. She has a heart for victims of human trafficking and homelessness and is working to learn […]

Cale Rogers

Cale has been telling stories with video, photos and websites for over 20 years. He started as a video editor in 2000 at KMGH-TV 7News in Denver where he won a 2003 Emmy Award for best public affairs program. In between TV jobs Cale worked with education experts at Cambium Sopris West to develop multimedia […]

Andrea Basile

Andrea Basile is a 2020 graduate of Colorado State University, graduating from the college of Business. She has always had a heart for women, teamwork, healthy relationships, and ending the sex trafficking crisis. She is currently working as a Human Resource Assistant at a local start-up company, and is excited to apply her skills to […]

Cade Gafford

After graduating from Colorado State University’s COB with a Marketing and Organizational Management degree, Cade has since spent some time trying to understand where his passions and value intertwine. After coming to the conclusion that by assisting others, both emotionally and professionally, he felt most alive and in service to the world, Cade has since […]

Megan Miller

Megan Miller is a Colorado State University alumna and current employee at the university. She has spent the past five years working in college recruitment and pursuing her MBA. Through her current position and education background, she has gained experience with event planning, marketing, recruitment, and outreach. Additionally, she has lived in the northern Colorado […]

Grant Stump

Grant Stump is a current graduate student at Colorado State University pursuing the Impact MBA program. Professionally, Grant spent five years in fundraising for United Way of Larimer County, working specifically to help businesses and their employees meet their philanthropic goals. With a lifelong passion for science, research, and making a social impact, he is […]

Lumina Albert

Dr. Lumina Albert was born and raised in India, a country which is ranked high in the world for its number of ‘modern slaves’. Having lived in a society where it seemed ‘normative’ for vulnerable women and children to be oppressed and trafficked for commercial sex exploitation, Lumina developed a deep passion for justice and […]