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Bret McClendon, Principal, Elizabeth High School

Bret McClendon, Principal, Elizabeth High School

Residents of Elizabeth, a small town that sits between Denver and Colorado Springs, enjoy easy access to two of Colorado’s major metropolitan areas and a quiet, rural lifestyle. It’s a winning combination for the people who live here, though changes are on the horizon. Elizabeth’s population is...

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Karen Quanbeck, Superintendent, Clear Creek School District

Karen Quanbeck, Superintendent, Clear Creek School District

Every day, thousands of people drive west on I-70 through Clear Creek County. The most memorable parts of the drive likely include Floyd Hill’s steep, windy path, lofty mountain peaks and the eye-catching archway for the Central City Parkway in Idaho Springs. But, off the highway, is a small and...

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