Officers

Kevin Ellis earned his Masters in Computer Information Systems from the University of Denver and his MBA from the University of Colorado. His career has spanned everything from the public DOD sector to large private companies, and he now focuses on entrepreneurial endeavors and the synthesis of technology and business. Born in Hawaii and raised in Colorado, Kevin likes to spend his spare time on CrossFit, biking, and immersing himself in the beautiful Colorado outdoors with his husband Drew.

Kevin Ellis earned his Masters in Computer Information Systems from the University of Denver and his MBA from the University of Colorado. His career has spanned everything from the public DOD sector to large private companies, and he now focuses on entrepreneurial endeavors and the synthesis of technology and business. Born in Hawaii and raised in Colorado, Kevin likes to spend his spare time on CrossFit, biking, and immersing himself in the beautiful Colorado outdoors with his husband Drew.

President

Kevin Ellis

(he/him/his)
May 2016 to May 2018
kellis@outboulder.org

 
Lori is a Boulder native and a CU graduate. She is married and a proud parent. She retired after 30 years as an IT Executive and now enjoys spending time with her family, dogs, hiking outdoors, photography and music. She served for many years on the Open Door Advisory Committee and joined the Out Boulder Board in 2017. She has been an active volunteer for 40 years and believes strongly in giving back to the community.

Lori is a Boulder native and a CU graduate. She is married and a proud parent. She retired after 30 years as an IT Executive and now enjoys spending time with her family, dogs, hiking outdoors, photography and music. She served for many years on the Open Door Advisory Committee and joined the Out Boulder Board in 2017. She has been an active volunteer for 40 years and believes strongly in giving back to the community.

Secretary

Lori Dumler

(she/her/hers)
May 2017 to May 2019
ldumler@outboulder.org

 
Originally from California, Ravyn has called Colorado home for over 20 years. Currently residing in Longmont, Ravyn is a proud parent, photography enthusiast, and works as an Operations and Program manager. As an out and proud Trans Masculine individual, Ravyn is active in the Trans community serving as a peer facilitator and a member of the Trans Steering Committee in addition to his duties as Board Treasurer.

Originally from California, Ravyn has called Colorado home for over 20 years. Currently residing in Longmont, Ravyn is a proud parent, photography enthusiast, and works as an Operations and Program manager. As an out and proud Trans Masculine individual, Ravyn is active in the Trans community serving as a peer facilitator and a member of the Trans Steering Committee in addition to his duties as Board Treasurer.

Treasurer

W. Ravyn Wayne

(he/him/his)
Jan. 2015 to Jan. 2020
rwayne@outboulder.org

 

Members

Jennifer Caracciolo has held key roles in several of Colorado’s top technology companies recognized for innovation and workplace culture. Jennifer joined Seagate Technology as Global Director of Human Resources late in 2016. She brings extensive global human resources experience, working for innovative IT and storage companies such as Sun Microsystems, Lockheed Martin and StorageTek, and most recently SolidFire, which was acquired by NetApp. Jennifer has developed and implemented a broad spectrum of human resources strategies and programs and has led several M&A people integrations and transitions. In her work and in life, Jennifer is committed to raising awareness on LGBTQ issues and standing up for equality.

Jennifer Caracciolo has held key roles in several of Colorado’s top technology companies recognized for innovation and workplace culture. Jennifer joined Seagate Technology as Global Director of Human Resources late in 2016. She brings extensive global human resources experience, working for innovative IT and storage companies such as Sun Microsystems, Lockheed Martin and StorageTek, and most recently SolidFire, which was acquired by NetApp. Jennifer has developed and implemented a broad spectrum of human resources strategies and programs and has led several M&A people integrations and transitions. In her work and in life, Jennifer is committed to raising awareness on LGBTQ issues and standing up for equality.

Jennifer Caracciolo

(she/her/hers)
Jan. 2017 to Jan. 2019
jcaracciolo@outboulder.org

 
Miranda Encina (They/them/theirs, She/her/hers) is a Two-Spirit/Queer Xicanx, born and raised in Boulder Colorado with Indigenous roots from Apache and Navajo ancestry. Miranda graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Colorado Boulder double majoring in Ethnic Studies and Sociology. Their research focused on Intergenerational resistance and trauma within Xicana communities, utilizing Queer Xicana theories of decolonization. Miranda has volunteered at local organizations such as Blue Sky Bridge, Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN), as well as dedicated their time to be a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) and participated in the Denver chapter of INCITE! Women of Color Against Violence. Miranda worked at Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence with survivors of domestic violence as the crisis line advocate/Volunteer manager then transitioned into the Emergency Shelter Program Director. During their time with SPAN they collaborated with multiple community organization and also facilitated trainings focused on Client defined advocacy, intersectional oppression and social justice. Miranda has led Indigenous traditional ceremonies and womyn talking circles. Their passion for activism and community healing drives their journey.

Miranda Encina (They/them/theirs, She/her/hers) is a Two-Spirit/Queer Xicanx, born and raised in Boulder Colorado with Indigenous roots from Apache and Navajo ancestry. Miranda graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Colorado Boulder double majoring in Ethnic Studies and Sociology. Their research focused on Intergenerational resistance and trauma within Xicana communities, utilizing Queer Xicana theories of decolonization. Miranda has volunteered at local organizations such as Blue Sky Bridge, Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN), as well as dedicated their time to be a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) and participated in the Denver chapter of INCITE! Women of Color Against Violence. Miranda worked at Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence with survivors of domestic violence as the crisis line advocate/Volunteer manager then transitioned into the Emergency Shelter Program Director. During their time with SPAN they collaborated with multiple community organization and also facilitated trainings focused on Client defined advocacy, intersectional oppression and social justice. Miranda has led Indigenous traditional ceremonies and womyn talking circles. Their passion for activism and community healing drives their journey.

Miranda Encina

(they/them & She/her)
sept. 2018 to sept. 2020
mencina@outboulder.org

 
Before moving to Boulder in the Summer of 2017, Kevin spent 15 years raising funds for underprivileged youth, putting arts in education and helping animals in need. He also sat on event committees for Equality Florida, the Gay Men's Chorus of the Palm Beaches & is a graduate of Leadership Palm Beach County Class of 2015. Kevin built many wonderful relationships within the community, through their trust in him and the charities he believed in. Since moving to Boulder Kevin started a new career as a Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Alliance Boulder and is currently in the Leadership Fellows Class of 2019 through the Boulder Chamber & Community Foundation. In his free time Kevin hikes, skis, paints and loves anything outdoors. Kevin has been married to Patrick for three years and they have two labs, Gunner & Tucker, and two cats, Ajax & Rocky.

Before moving to Boulder in the Summer of 2017, Kevin spent 15 years raising funds for underprivileged youth, putting arts in education and helping animals in need. He also sat on event committees for Equality Florida, the Gay Men's Chorus of the Palm Beaches & is a graduate of Leadership Palm Beach County Class of 2015. Kevin built many wonderful relationships within the community, through their trust in him and the charities he believed in. Since moving to Boulder Kevin started a new career as a Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Alliance Boulder and is currently in the Leadership Fellows Class of 2019 through the Boulder Chamber & Community Foundation. In his free time Kevin hikes, skis, paints and loves anything outdoors. Kevin has been married to Patrick for three years and they have two labs, Gunner & Tucker, and two cats, Ajax & Rocky.

Kevin Murray

(he/him/his)
mar. 2019 to mar. 2020
kmurray@outboulder.org

 
Amy Sebring is a dedicated Mom, passionate Architect & motivated Runner, celebrating 30 years in Boulder. Born and raised in NY, Amy went to Philadelphia to grab a bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from Drexel University before heading to the University of Colorado to receive a Master of Architecture. She is grateful for the opportunity to be on the Out Boulder Board and give back to our community.

Amy Sebring is a dedicated Mom, passionate Architect & motivated Runner, celebrating 30 years in Boulder. Born and raised in NY, Amy went to Philadelphia to grab a bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from Drexel University before heading to the University of Colorado to receive a Master of Architecture. She is grateful for the opportunity to be on the Out Boulder Board and give back to our community.

Amy Sebring

(she/her/hers)
oct. 2019 to oct. 2021
asebring@outboulder.org

 
Kyle is a fifth-generation Boulder Countian and a partner at the law firm Otten Johnson Robinson Neff & Ragonetti, P.C, where he practices commercial real estate law. He is a Boettcher Scholar and a “Double Buff,” earning both his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Colorado. Kyle is also a Boulder County Leadership Fellows graduate and an adjunct professor at the University of Colorado Law School. In his spare time, Kyle reads, travels, enjoys time with with his wife, Lindsay, and is outside as much as possible—mostly on his road or mountain bike. Kyle and Lindsay live in Boulder with their kitty, Pippin, and dog, Gabby.

Kyle is a fifth-generation Boulder Countian and a partner at the law firm Otten Johnson Robinson Neff & Ragonetti, P.C, where he practices commercial real estate law. He is a Boettcher Scholar and a “Double Buff,” earning both his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Colorado. Kyle is also a Boulder County Leadership Fellows graduate and an adjunct professor at the University of Colorado Law School. In his spare time, Kyle reads, travels, enjoys time with with his wife, Lindsay, and is outside as much as possible—mostly on his road or mountain bike. Kyle and Lindsay live in Boulder with their kitty, Pippin, and dog, Gabby.

Kyle Blackmer

(he/him/his)
June 2019 to june 2021
kmurray@outboulder.org

Fiona Martin is a Marketing Director of Global Alliances at Salesforce, a cloud computing company based in San Francisco, CA. Prior to this,Fiona was a Sr. Director of Marketing for C3 IoT, an Internet of Things startup based in Silicon Valley, CA. She has also held senior positions at ABB and Oracle, all focused on high-tech software marketing.  Fiona is on the National Leadership Council for the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR). She has also served on the One Colorado Board of Directors and the Human Rights Campaign Board of Governors.  When Fiona is not working, she enjoys time with her two children and family, running half marathons, travel, outdoor exploring and having a great time with friends.  Fiona has two B.A. degrees, in Political Philosophy and Economics from The Ohio State University and an Masters in Science in Telecommunications.  She lives in North Boulder.

Fiona Martin is a Marketing Director of Global Alliances at Salesforce, a cloud computing company based in San Francisco, CA. Prior to this,Fiona was a Sr. Director of Marketing for C3 IoT, an Internet of Things startup based in Silicon Valley, CA. She has also held senior positions at ABB and Oracle, all focused on high-tech software marketing.

Fiona is on the National Leadership Council for the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR). She has also served on the One Colorado Board of Directors and the Human Rights Campaign Board of Governors.

When Fiona is not working, she enjoys time with her two children and family, running half marathons, travel, outdoor exploring and having a great time with friends.

Fiona has two B.A. degrees, in Political Philosophy and Economics from The Ohio State University and an Masters in Science in Telecommunications.

She lives in North Boulder.

Fiona Martin

(she/her/hers)
Oct. 2017 to Oct. 2019
fmartin@outboulder.org

 
Kaylin Gray, Ph.D. is a consulting psychologist dedicated to leveraging qualitative and quantitative research to create more impactful nonprofit organizations, teams and projects. Since earning her doctorate in social & organizational psychology from Columbia University, Kaylin has specialized in organization effectiveness studies, group process consulting for leadership teams and outcome research. She is also a committed and strategic donor, volunteer and social impact angel investor. In all her endeavors, Kaylin is an impassioned diversity, equity and inclusivity advocate. She was born and raised in Minnesota, and lived in New York City and Portland, Oregon before moving to Colorado in 2003. Kaylin and her wife, Kimala, are the grateful parents of three amazing daughters.

Kaylin Gray, Ph.D. is a consulting psychologist dedicated to leveraging qualitative and quantitative research to create more impactful nonprofit organizations, teams and projects. Since earning her doctorate in social & organizational psychology from Columbia University, Kaylin has specialized in organization effectiveness studies, group process consulting for leadership teams and outcome research. She is also a committed and strategic donor, volunteer and social impact angel investor. In all her endeavors, Kaylin is an impassioned diversity, equity and inclusivity advocate. She was born and raised in Minnesota, and lived in New York City and Portland, Oregon before moving to Colorado in 2003. Kaylin and her wife, Kimala, are the grateful parents of three amazing daughters.

Kaylin Gray

(she/her/hers)
Dec. 2018 to Dec. 2020
kgray@outboulder.org

 
Gabe Hernan (she/her/hers) is an IT Executive with a passion for exploring new and unexpected intersections between innovation and equity. A frequent public speaker, she holds an MEd from American University and an undergraduate degree in International Studies from Macalester College. Born and raised in Madison, WI, she lived in Washington, DC, Minnesota, and Spain before settling in Boulder in 2003. In her free time Gabe enjoys adventurous travel, abstract painting, and remodeling projects – the messier the better.

Gabe Hernan (she/her/hers) is an IT Executive with a passion for exploring new and unexpected intersections between innovation and equity. A frequent public speaker, she holds an MEd from American University and an undergraduate degree in International Studies from Macalester College. Born and raised in Madison, WI, she lived in Washington, DC, Minnesota, and Spain before settling in Boulder in 2003. In her free time Gabe enjoys adventurous travel, abstract painting, and remodeling projects – the messier the better.

Gabe Hernan

(she/her/hers)
oct. 2019 to oct. 2021
ghernan@outboulder.org