Denise Lord

Denise Lord

RJ Manager/Executive Director

I abide by the standards and practice: Yes

I abide by the training guidelines: Yes

I service the following counties: Larimer

Areas of Focus

Community Organization,Criminal Justice System,Juvenile Justice,Non-Profit,Police,Schools,Victims Services,Other

Restorative Processes

Community/Family Group Conferences,Peacemaking Circles,Restorative Circles,Restorative Mediation,School Based RJ,Victim Offender Facilitated Dialogue,Victim Services

Restorative Roles

Facilitator,Facilitator Mentor,Program Manager or Director,Trainer

Denise has been with Estes Valley Restorative Justice Partnership (EVRJP) since 2014 -- first as a volunteer facilitator, then Program Coordinator, and in her current capacity as Manager and Executive Director. Her involvement in restorative justice began in 2007 through Eagle Rock School & Professional Development Center, where she facilitated community group conferences, circles and mediation; served on the school's discipline committee; and coordinated the schools restorative justice program. In 2014, Denise began volunteering with EVRJP through the Community Group Conference program - serving initially as a community member and then as a trained facilitator. In 2015, she took on the role of Program Coordinator, and in 2019, she was promoted to Manager and Executive Director. Denise has a BA in International and Area Studies and Spanish Language and Literature, holds a Colorado K-12 teaching credential and is a trained mediator. She has worked in varying capacities with at-risk youth and adult populations in both education and restorative practices.

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