Robin Wise, Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain, Inc. (JA)
Robin Wise honed has over 29 years in leadership and management positions at major corporations and nonprofit organizations including Northern Natural Gas and the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce. As the President & CEO of Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain, Inc. (JA), Robin Wise provides leadership and vision for the largest economics education organization in the region. Under her direction, the organization inspires student success through three vital pillars: entrepreneurship, financial literacy, and workforce readiness. Since Wise took the helm of JA in 1992, the organization has grown from reaching just 8,000 students in the 1990/91 school year to reaching 126,000 in the 16-17 school year. Junior Achievement Rocky Mountain, Inc. is currently the 8th largest JA operation in the nation. JA’s hands-on, K-12 programs utilize nearly 6,000 business volunteers throughout Metro Denver, Northern Colorado, and Wyoming.
“CSPR provides economic analysis and tools that can set up Colorado’s next leaders for success. We want to inspire students and educators to pursue entrepreneurship and embrace free enterprise,” CSPR Board Member Robin Wise, President & CEO of Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain.