Improving student health together
Consortium Staff

 

Staff Members            Employment Information

Kim Erickson, Executive Director

kerickson@coconsortium.org  ext. 231

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” Helen Keller

Focus area: Oversees the operations of the organization, formulates policies and planning recommendations to the Board of Directors, advocates and promotes the organization's mission, interface between Board and staff and looks to the future for change opportunities to improve children’s health

Education: MS and BS in Vocational Rehabilitation from the University of Wisconsin-Stout

Outside of work: live music of all genres, women’s basketball, cross country scooter trips and crafting with our granddaughters

 

Karolyn Tregembo, Program Director

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ktregembo@coconsortium.org  ext. 228

“You cannot hope to build a better world without improving the individuals. To that end, each of us must work for our own improvement and, at the same time, share a general responsibility for all humanity; our particular duty being to aid those to whom we think we can be most useful.” - Marie Curie

Focus Areas: Outreach and Advocacy, Grant and Program Development and Support, Training Oversight and Facilitation

Outside of work: Karolyn can be found dancing, reading, writing, volunteering and forever exploring what the world has to offer

 

Jacob Feinauer, Business Operations Manager

jfeinauer@coconsortium.org ext. 230

"To give real service you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity" - Douglas Adams

Focus areas: Finance, IT Support, and Human Resources

Education: B.S. Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison

Outside of work: Jacob can be found cooking, playing games, watching sports, designing and building furniture, attending matinées in empty theaters, and reading unusual fiction

 

Ngoc Phan, Program Coordinator

nphan@coconsortium.org ext. 223

"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."-Nelson Mandela 

Focus areas: Customer service support for SHS Program & trainings for ezEdMed, Personal Care, Nursing, & Transportation

Education: BA in Psychology from the University of Denver

Outside of work: Ngoc enjoys reading, hiking, watching movies, exploring coffee shops, and traveling the world

 

Jason Ambrose, Project Coordinator

jambrose@coconsortium.org ext. 226

"To invent your own life's meaning is not easy, but it's still allowed, and I think you'll be happier for the trouble." - Bill Watterson

Focus areas: Outreach and enrollment, streamlining technology, and district engagement

Education: BA in History from the University of California Berkeley

Outside of work: Jason can be found reading books intended for a younger audience, baking (and eating) apple pie, and negotiating a friendship between his cat and aggressively friendly puppy.

 

Jonas Pilius, Program Specialist

jpilius@coconsortium.org ext. 221

Quote: “Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.” - Dr. Seuss

Focus areas: Training, Data Collection and Reporting, and Customer Service
Education: BA Anthropology from the University of Colorado Boulder

Outside of work: seeing live music, skiing, playing outside, cooking (and eating!), and hanging out with my lovely family, friends and pets

 

Taina Saltysiak, Data Manager

tsaltysiak@coconsortium.org ext. 235

Quote: "Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light." - Albus Dumbledore

Focus Areas: EzEdMed, Eligibility, Revalidation

Education: Bachelors of Arts Psychology and Biology University of Denver

Outside of work: Taina can be found crafting up a storm, especially on costumes for Denver Comic Con each year

 

Kayla Artino, Lead Data Entry Specialist

kartino@coconsortium.org

"Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don't"- Bill Nye (the science guy) 

Focus area: Data entry process development, process codification, data analysis

Education: BA Psychology and Sociology from the University of Colorado Boulder 

Outside of work: Enjoys travelling the world, playing and watching sports, an occasional hike, and food 

 

Rachael Higginson, Data Entry Specialist

rhigginson@coconsortium.org

"All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us." -Gandalf (J.R.R. Tolkien)

Focus area: Data entry, process codification, data analysis

Education: BA English Literature & Education Minor from UC Santa Cruz 

Outside of work: Enjoys adventure, the outdoors (hiking, camping, backpacking), eating delicious food, cooking (preferably delicious food), spending time with loved ones, and travelling! 

 

 

Employment

Open positions are posted on the Colorado Nonprofit Association job board.

 

The Colorado School Medicaid Consortium (The Consortium) does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive environment for all members of our staff, volunteers, subcontractors, and vendors.

 

The Consortium is an equal opportunity employer.