John McKinnon joined Legend of Colorado Springs as Sales Director. He had spent eight years as Executive Director and Sales and Marketing Director at Brookdale. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication from Colorado State University-Pueblo.
Josh Klenda joined Rusin Concrete Construction of Colorado Springs as Director of Commercial. He was Pre-Construction and Business Development Manager and Senior Estimator at GH Phipps Construction Cos. Located in Greenwood Village and Pre-Design Manager, System Estimation Manager, and Engineering and Quality Control Manager at Kiewit Energy Group in Englewood. He also held various positions for LVS Construction in Columbia, MO.
Robin Johnson of El Paso County Public Health has been elected Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Peak Vista Community Health Centers for 2021 Ray Nunn von Nunn Construction as Vice Chairman, Accountant William Sanden as treasurer and Victoria Stone of Colorado Springs Food Rescue as secretary.
Frank Culbertson Jr., a retired aerospace executive, NASA astronaut, and US Navy officer, has been appointed to the Space Foundation’s board of directors for a three-year term. He recently retired as President of Northrop Grumman’s Space Systems Group. He flew on three space shuttle missions and spent time aboard the International Space Station as well as in various management roles at NASA.
Tina Swonger, an agent and leader of the Peak Success team at Re / Max Properties, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of The Resource Exchange. She has been in real estate for 29 years.
BJ Hybl, Ralph Eberhart, Mike League and Will Webb, all of Colorado Springs and Monique Marez of Pueblo were appointed to the board of trustees of the Palmer Land Conservancy, a Colorado Springs-based land conservation group. Hybl is the President and Chief Operating Officer of Griffis / Blessing. Eberhart is a retired Air Force general. League is the CEO, Chairman and President of 5Star Bank. Webb is the director of the Fountain Valley School. Marez is the founder of Eptimizo, a consulting service for organic companies that focuses on trading, curriculum development, systems planning and implementation.
Shelli BrunswickThe Chief Operating Officer of the Colorado Springs-based Space Foundation and director of the Center for Innovation and Education was recognized by WomenTech, an awards program, as a “Gold” winner in the category “Diversity & Inclusion Officer / Role Model of the Year” for women and minorities in technology.