The Consortium is housed administratively in the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and is coordinated by Professor Robert Valuck, PhD, RPh. The Consortium now is able to offer a staff of nine who can support its efforts throughout the state.

    Robert Valuck, PhD, RPh — Director

    Rob coordinates the vision of the Consortium by building strategic partnerships at the federal, state, and local levels. Email Rob

    Gina Olberding, MBA — Assistant Director

    Gina provides oversight to Consortium projects, programs, and staff. Email Gina

    Whit Oyler, MPH — Strategic Planning Coordinator

    Whit works with partners and stakeholders across the state to coordinate the efforts of existing statewide programs and to ensure state efforts and resources are connected. Email Whit

    Susanna Cooper, MPH — Program Manager

    Susanna provides support to the Harm Reduction and Provider Education work groups to create products and coordinate events. Email Susanna

    Jennifer Place, MA, LPC, LAC — Program Manager

    Jennifer provides support to the Treatment, Recovery, Affected Family and Friends, and Heroin Response work groups to create products and coordinate events. Email Jennifer

    Tyler Payne, BS — Program Manager

    Tyler provides support to the Public Awareness, Safe Disposal, Data and Research, and Prescription Drug Monitoring Program work groups to create products and coordinate events. Email Tyler

    Rosemarie MacDowell, AA — Center Coordinator

    Rosemarie provides administrative support to the Consortium and its work groups. This includes producing financial documents, managing files, email distribution lists, and work group communications. Email Rosemarie

    Jessica Eaddy, MSW — External Relations Strategist

    Jessica builds relationships within local and regional efforts addressing the opioid epidemic in the State of Colorado. She provides technical assistance and establishes connections to other services and organizations in the state as needed. Email Jessica

    Michael Davidson, BA — Communications Professional

    Michael works with Consortium members to develop, coordinate, and support communications campaigns. He creates digital and print content to promote the Consortium’s work, manages the Consortium’s websites, and coordinates public awareness campaigns. Email Michael