Vice President, Greater Colorado & Kansas Group & President, Catholic Health Initiatives Colorado Foundation
Josh Bailey is the President and Chief Philanthropy Officer (CPO) for CHI Colorado Foundation and the Vice President for Centura Health’s Greater Colorado & Kansas Operating Group. He is also honored to be the inaugural Chair of CommonSpirit Health’s Philanthropic Advisory Council, representing 83 foundations across the largest non-profit health system in the country.
Josh has served the non-profit profession for over 23 years. Prior to his role with Centura and CHI Colorado Foundation, Josh completed a twelve-year tenure at Colorado College in the Advancement Division, leaving as Chief Development Officer / Associate Vice President for Advancement. His career also includes tenures at the United States Olympic Committee, Northern Illinois University and the University of Iowa.
Josh earned an M.A. from the University of Iowa, and a B.A. from Central College in Pella, Iowa. He is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) and was honored as the 2013 Association of Fundraising Professionals, Southern Colorado Outstanding Fundraising Executive.
Mary Coleman has worked in healthcare her entire career and is passionate about the impact service makes in her community. In addition to her role as Philanthropy Officer for the Foundation, she also serves in a wide spectrum of leadership positions statewide and across the Pikes Peak Region focused on the intersection of health and education. She enjoys spending every second of spare time in the outdoors with her children and husband.
Ben Taylor is a native of the Colorado Springs community and grew up just a few blocks from Penrose Hospital. Ben comes to the Penrose St. Francis Health Foundation with extensive experience in working with the local physician community.
Ben lives with his wife and two dogs in Colorado Springs. An avid runner, he also enjoys reading, hiking, biking, camping, and exploring our great state. Having lived most of his life in Colorado Springs, Ben cares deeply about his community. Ben joined the Penrose St Francis Health Foundation to help make an impact in his community and looks forward to sharing and building this passion with others.
Financial Stewardship Manager
Sean joined the Foundation fulltime in 2018 after starting with Catholic Health Initiatives in 2017. Sean ensures ethical, appropriate and prudent stewardship of all our funds through oversight of our distributions, contributions, transfers, grant reconciliations, fund set up and tracking- all the things that make it possible for the team to have the impact our donors intend with the dollars they invest. Sean has always had the remarkable ability to marry the head with the heart aspects of our work. His role maximizes the sacred work of our foundation staff and hospitals throughout Colorado. Sean has worked on various philanthropic initiatives for over 8 years and continues to passionately serve his community through his diligent stewardship.
Mike was born and raised in Colorado Springs and has more than five years of not-for-profit experience. Prior to joining the Foundation, he spent his time in banking.
Mike received his bachelor’s degree in information technology from Colorado Technical University. In his spare time, he enjoys finding new things he can do with his wife and two kids.