For over 15 years Mary Zanotti has worked in many different capacities changing the lives of young people in Colorado. Mary has been a leader within CYC for over eight years during which she has overseen dramatic growth. Mary was appointed as CYC's Executive Director in July 2015. Before serving as the Executive Director, Zanotti served as CYC’s Associate Director. Prior to her work at CYC, Zanotti worked for Urban Peak, a local nonprofit serving youth experiencing homelessness. Mary earned her B.S. in Psychology and her M.A. in Counseling Psychology and Counselor Education from the University of Colorado. She currently serves as a board member for the Community Resource Center and as a nonprofit advisory-council member for Grantmakers of Effective Organizations (GEO).