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Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity Contact:
Laura Williams-Parrish, Community Relations Manager
719.475.7800 ext. 106

Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity Elects Janna Mulder to Board of Directors

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (October 5, 2020) – Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity (PPHFH) Board of Directors elected a new member to join the leadership of the nonprofit organization. Janna Mulder is a realtor with Broadmoor Bluffs Realty and has lived in Colorado for the past 10 years. She has served on PPHFH’s Family Selection and Services Committee since 2018, and has also volunteered for nine years with Young Life Capernaum, an outreach to kids with special needs in El Paso County.

Now as a PPHFH Member At-large, Ms. Mulder joins the present Board of Directors:

President: Ryan Mohling, Young Life, Director of Developing Global Leaders
Vice President: Martha Johnson, Carter Global, Managing Director
Secretary: Ryan Panariso, ANB Bank, Community Bank President
Treasurer: Peter Scanlon, Community Leader

Other Members At-large are:
Shannon Baumgartner, Architectural Designer
Jay Carlson, Front Range Commercial, Managing Broker and Principal
Joel Hamilton, Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8, Director of Human Resources
Peter Hilts, Falcon School District 49, Chief Education Officer
Chuck Smith, Forbush Goldberg, Law Office Manager
Eric Stolp, Thrivent Financial, Community Engagement Leader
Ryan Teeples, Keysight Technologies, Inc., Director of Global Sourcing Category Management
Laurel Thorstensen, Retired Lutheran Pastor
Candy Vandenberg, Ent Credit Union, Business Banker
Bill Wall, Vision Trust Communications, Media Consultant

Board members are limited to three consecutive two-year terms of service. Meetings are regularly held on the first Monday of the month (exclusions being January, July and September). Normally meetings take place at Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity ReStore, 411 S. Wahsatch Ave., Colorado Springs CO 80903; however, due to restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19, meetings are currently held virtually via Zoom video conferencing.

About Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity
Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity (PPHFH) builds affordable housing in El Paso County in partnership with the community and prospective homeowners. Partner families build their home alongside volunteers, and purchase their house with an affordable mortgage. PPHFH has been an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International since 1986 and has assisted 178 families achieve and maintain homeownership in El Paso County. For more information, visit

2020 Press Releases:

Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity Elects Janna Mulder to Board of Directors

World Habitat Day 2020

Three Single Mothers Build Habitat Homes And Become Neighbors, Too

Second Habitat ReStore Coming to Colorado Springs

Local Volunteers Honored by Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity

Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity Elects Candy Vandenberg to Board of Directors

New Video Premiering "Interfaith Build for Unity" Released by Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity

Virtual Home Dedications for Two Families

Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity Announces 2020-2021 Board of Directors Leadership

Pikes Peak Habitat Recognizes Armed Forces Day and Helps Local Veteran Family Build New Home

National Day of Prayer Sets Stage for Virtual Ground Blessing of Habitat-Thrivent “Faith Build” Home

GivingTuesdayNow - May 5, 2020

ReStore’s 2020 Earth Day Donation Challenge

Dedication of New Habitat Community

Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity Elects Eric Stolp to Board of Directors

2019 Press Releases:

Support Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity on Colorado Gives Day

Pikes Peak Habitat Celebrates GivingTuesday with a Gingerbread Home Build

Colorado Gives Day v. GivingTuesday

Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity Elects Peter Hilts to Board of Directors

Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity Elects Shannon Baumgartner to Board of Directors

World Habitat Day 2019

2019 Real Estate Build

Federal Funding for Pikes Peak Habitat

2019 Women Build Program

2nd Veteran Home Build Ground Blessing

Legislative Build Day

George Hammond Build Dedication

"Cost of Home" Campaign Launch

2019 PPHFH Board Leadership

Habitat Donor Appreciation Event 2019

Thrivent Builds House Ground Blessing

Habitat Announces Partnership with Thrivent to Build Home

Habitat Volunteers Honored at Appreciation Event

Thrivent Builds Home with Habitat for Family of Six

2018 Press Releases:

Groundbreaking of New Habitat Community

Board of Directors Selects Ryan Teeples as New Member

First Annual “Veteran Home Build” for Local Veteran

USAFA 10 ABW Chapel Helps Build With Habitat

Real Estate Companies Join Together to Build Home for Family of Seven

2018 PPHFH Board Announcement

Hail Damage in Fountain, Colorado

CSI Construction Partners with Habitat to Build New House for Family of Five

Habitat Dedicates Houses for Two Families

2018 National Women Build Week Kick-off

National Women Build Week 2018

“This is my home.”

“It will change my family’s lives forever.”

Sorpresa Lane Fire

2018 Thrivent Builds Homes Partnership Announcement

2017 Press Releases:

Habitat Tops Indeed's 2017 "Best Non-Profit Places to Work List!

Pikes Peak Habitat elects two members to Board of Directors

Records for a Roof

Veteran Home Build Groundbreaking

Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity Kicks-off First Annual “Veteran Home Build” for Local Veteran

Pikes Peak Habitat Real Estate Build Announcement

Pikes Peak Habitat Board Build Groundbreaking Announcement

Pikes Peak Habitat Ground Blessing Announcement

Hurricane Harvey statement

Statement by Habitat CEO Jonathan Reckford on the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia