M.S., Sports & Recreation Management, Northeastern University | J.R. earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Connecticut and a Master’s from Northeastern University. He has an extensive history of working with youth in the non-profit field via schools, sports & recreation, and outdoor education programs. J.R. has a passion to help develop the overall well being of youth and has been able to collaborate and bridge gaps in the community. Through a variety of partnerships with local organizations, he has been instrumental in expanding the reach of Lincoln Hills Cares and growing programs throughout the state of Colorado. J.R. is adamant about climate action and finding ways to help advance the necessary actions needed to combat climate change as quickly as possible.