Kelleen Zubick is the Colorado State Director for Share Our Strength where she leads strategy and operations for all Share Our Strength activities in Colorado, with an emphasis on expanding and strengthening the organization’s distinguished nutrition education program, Cooking Matters. Kelleen’s professional and personal path demonstrate her passion and commitment to helping solve the issue of hunger. She was previously the co-owner and Principal Consultant of Mission Spark, a capacity building consulting company where she worked with social sector organizations across Colorado, including Hunger Free Colorado and Share Our Strength conducting a Summer Program evaluation. Kelleen also has considerable experience with fundraising, ranging from corporate sponsorship, events, individual donor programs and grants success at with local and national foundations and state agencies. Kelleen loves creative writing, has been an ESL instructor in Japan, spent time living in Brazil while growing up, and has visited nearly every national park in the US.