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About The Foundation
The Mark Ross Montessori Foundation (MRMF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity that exists to support the Ross Montessori School. The mission of MRMF is to provide financial support the Ross Montessori School and to help the school achieve its vision. Through the Annual Fund, Capital Campaign, fundraising events and grant writing, the Foundation will grant money to the school to augment educational programs.

The Mark Ross Montessori Foundation (MRMF) is a separate entity from the Ross Montessori Board of Directors. The MRMF Board of Directors meets as needed to discuss fund raising and related financial issues.

Foundation Board

about 1 month ago

Mark Ross Montessori Foundation Board


Jake Allen - President

Jake is a Colorado native with roots in the Roaring Fork Valley dating back to the 1890s. He and his family moved here from Denver in 2010. Jake is a real estate broker with Aspen Snowmass Sotheby's, and worked as a health care policy advisor in the US House of Representatives and as a lobbyist for Denver Health prior to relocating to the valley. Jake attended the University of Colorado at Boulder and has a degree in Political Science. He is excited about the opportunity to serve on the Ross Montessori Foundation Board and help with the development of the new campus.

Greg Mohl - Treasurer                                                  

Greg and his wife Caroline have two children, Alexander and Sofia. Alexander is a graduate of Ross and Sofia is a current student. Greg, a Certified Public Accountant, was raised and educated in North Dakota, moved to the Roaring Fork Valley in 1989, and worked in the positions of controller and CFO for businesses in the Roaring Fork Valley prior to starting his own accounting practice in 2005. Greg is currently the owner/managing partner of Bishop and Mohl CPAs in Carbondale. He can be reached at greg@gregorymohlcpa.com.

Amanda Benis – Board Member

Bio coming soon.

Brendan Matthias - Board Member

Bio coming soon.



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about 1 month ago

RMS 5k & Marmot Mile Fun(d) Run

13 days ago

Saturday, October 7, 2017


It was a great event. We can't wait for the 2nd Annual RMS 5K & Marmot Mile Fun(d) Run in 2018.

Here is a list of our top finishers:


Marmot Mile Finishers

Girls/Women

Kayla Steele.......9:04

Sara Striefel.......9:32

Sofi & Becky Koski.....9:50


Boys/men

Kenny Riley.....8:14

Jessie Shiflet.....8:28

Catcher Davis.....8:36


5K Finishers

Girls Under 12

Genevieve Vickers......................................................38:20

Violet Long..................................................................41:33

Ramona Benis & Simona Perutkova-Rand..............52:45

 

Girls 13 – 18

Greta Kenyon............................................................... 38:58

Women 19 – 39

Amanda Ingle............................................................... 26:48

Emily Moeller............................................................... 27:35

Robin Chernoff............................................................. 29:30

Lisa Speaker................................................................. 25:31

Ellen Brooks................................................................. 26:19

Sara Berry.................................................................... 27:30

 

Boys Under 12

Sawyer Ivansco............................................................. 27:30

Kai Holcombe.............................................................. 31:38

Tao & Sky Couvreux...................................................... 39:52

Aden Berry................................................................... 25:59

 

Men 19 – 39

Nikolai Shornikov......................................................... 23:46

Ramsey Fulton............................................................. 24:51

Chris DellaPorta........................................................... 26:20

 

Men 40 and over

Tom Friel..................................................................... 25:57

Jason Collins................................................................ 27:28

Brendan Matthias........................................................28:52


Sponsors include All Kids Dental, Vickers Collection, Basalt Concrete, NV5 and FCI Constructors         
Donations and support from Bluetent Marketing, River Valley Ranch, Independence Run & Hike, KIWANIS, Tonic Juicery, Carbondale Clay Center, Village Smithy, Bonfire Coffee, Clark's Market, Basalt Office & Art Supply, The Aspen Clinic, Mountain Waste and Recycling, Aspen Skiing Company, Marble Distilling Company          
Starbucks, Bow Tie Cinemas, Handmakery, Bristlecone Mountain Sports, The Yellow Canary, Peppino's Pizza, City Market, Mi Casita,          
Contact Tricia Williams for more information.