Robert Ham joined Colorado Youth for a Change as the Development Director in 2013. Robert has been involved in development for at-risk youth service organizations for more than ten years, and prior to CYC, was head of Marketing and Events for Urban Peak, a nonprofit helping youth experiencing homelessness.
Before embarking into the nonprofit world, Robert was Director of Business Development for Penso Entertainment, Managing Director for Extra Strength Marketing Communications, and Director of Business Development for Karsh/Hagan Advertising in Denver. He has also worked for several companies in publishing, performing arts, and television.
Robert is a member of the Jefferson County School District Accountability Committee and hosts a weekly lunch series for CYC's Futures Academy students on career exploration. He holds a BA from University of Wyoming and MFA from Florida State University. He enjoys spending time with his wife and son, playing golf, writing, and endurance running.