We are thrilled to announce the selection of Elizabeth Moran as our new Executive Director. She will officially begin her new role as Executive Director on November 28, 2022. The selection was made after an extensive national and local search and selection process.

Elizabeth comes to The Arc of Colorado with an extensive background in working in disability rights across the lifespan, including her most recent work as Chief Counsel at the American Bar Association (ABA) Commission on Law and Aging, where she provided substantive support and expertise to the Commission specifically in the areas of guardianship, supported decision-making, capacity issues and abuse, neglect and exploitation.

Please join me in welcoming Elizabeth into this exciting new chapter in The Arc of Colorado’s history. We are incredibly excited for Elizabeth to join the Arc family and lead us into our 66th year as a chapter.

A proper biography and photo incoming. 

Thank you! 

Jennifer Levin
Director of Public Policy
303-864-9334 x12
Jlevin@thearcofco.org

Jennifer Levin graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a major in political science and went on to the University of Alabama to earn her law degree.  It was a natural transition for Jennifer to go from parent advocate for members in her community to an attorney with Disability Law Colorado, the state’s protection and advocacy system. Jennifer served Disability Law Colorado as an Equal Justice Works Fellow and later moved into position of Education Team Leader. Jennifer has represented individuals in civil rights complaints against various agencies and businesses throughout Colorado. She has taken on legislative action, disability rights trainings, and investigations into allegations of abuse and neglect in state run facilities serving people with disabilities.  Currently, in her position with The Arc of Colorado as the Director of Public Policy, Jennifer remains dedicated to working towards implementing public policy that will promote and protect the civil and human rights of people with disabilities throughout the state.

Jane Johnston
Advocacy and Public Policy Coordinator
303-864-9334 x14
Jane@thearcofco.org

Jane is a recent addition to The Arc of Colorado team coming onboard in February 2021.  Jane has a passion for working with the community and has interned with the ACLU of Colorado and refugee and asylum seeker organizations locally here in Denver. Jane comes to us with a bachelor’s degree of Social Work and with it a dedication to working for the IDD community.  Working in the legal field for over 19 years, Jane offers her organizational experience and managerial skills to further the work here at The Arc of Colorado.