Our people are everything. Many of our coaches have masters degrees and accomplished careers in their fields. From pastry chefs and architects to certified public accountants, collectively we are a powerful resource for youth.
— Kirsten Petre McDaniel, Executive Director

New Team Members Join Youthentity

With our ever-expanding financial literacy programs, and increasing interest in our career development opportunities, Youthentity is joined by three new staff members to support its upward trajectory in bringing career development and financial literacy to kids in Western Colorado. 

  • Sarah P. Woods, donor relations

  • Meghan Grabow, marketing and development

  • Stephanie Stahle, financial literacy programs


Sarah P. Woods

Donor Relations

Sarah has been a Roaring Fork Valley resident for over 20 years, hailing from the deep South before landing in Colorado. Sarah has a background in development with several RFV nonprofits, and enjoys hiking with her dogs and husband Robert.


Meghan Grabow

Program Marketing & Enterprise Development

Meghan comes to Youthentity with a background in startup marketing, and enjoys helping small business develop and execute digital and traditional marketing strategies. After growing up an Army brat, Meghan has called Colorado home since 2001. Meghan lives in Basalt with her husband, Jay, and their dog Frank.


Stephanie Stahle

Personal Financial Literacy programs

An Asheville, North Carolina native, Stephanie is passionate about personal financial literacy, and received her bachelor’s degree from Appalachian State University where she majored in finance and banking with a minor in non-profit management. Prior to joining Youthentity, Stephanie held positions in banking and youth development. In her free time she enjoys skiing, hiking, and trail running.

Board of Directors

Bob Blattberg, Chair

Steve Bellotti

Jack Bergstrom

Jonathan Fillman

Mark Gould Jr.

Tom Kenning

Richard Kipper

Jan Pieter Koorn

Gerry McDaniel

Kirsten McDaniel

Matthew Owings

Gino Rossetti

Roger Sheffield

Lucy Smythe

Lucas Warth


Kirsten Petre McDaniel, Executive Director

Matt Maier & Kelly Yepello, Chef Instructors

Paul Hilts & Gail Shannon, Program Managers, "I am financial knowledge."

Naomi Peters, Administrative Assistant & Accounting

Stephanie Stahle, Personal Financial Literacy Program Director

Sarah P. Woods, Donor Relations

Meghan Grabow, Branding & Enterprise Development Director

Thomas Ball, Gary Barr, Becky Blair, Kiara Christianson, Tim Dillow, Melinda Keeler, Britt Kelly, Ellie Kershow, Kevin McDonald, Tela Robinson - Program Facilitators, "I am financial knowledge."