News & Awards
Aspen Academy community always has something exciting going on. Be sure to visit this page often for the latest news and accomplishments from students, faculty, staff and alumni!
Best Places to Work 2022
Future Holders: 2019 Pitch Competition
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This month, Kristina Scala was awarded the distinguished 2022 Colorado Titan 100. The Titan 100 program recognizes Colorado’s Top 100 CEOs & C-level executives. They are the area’s most accomplished business leaders in their industry using criteria that include demonstrating exceptional leadership, vision, and passion. Collectively the 2022 Titan 100 and their companies employ more than 34,000 individuals and generate over $22 billion dollars in annual revenues. Read more here.
Each year, the Denver Business Journal compiles a list of the top Private Schools in the area. Once again, Aspen Academy is included on this list with 20 other peer schools. Learn more here.
In partnership with eXp Realty, Aspen Academy hosted an Economic Summit featuring Dr. Elliot Eisenberg on January 26th. View the recording here.
Preserving the Good Life spotlighted Aspen Academy leadership and our Future Holders curricula in their October 2021 Issue. To read the article click here.
Aspen Academy alums and moderator, Kristina Scala, shared tips and advice for entrepreneurs and fostering an entrepreneurial mindset. Check out the recording here: https://www.denverstartupweek.org/schedule/7198-ceos-at-age-14-key-learnings-from-teen-entrepreneurs
Media Inquiries and Speaker Requests
We welcome those seeking to schedule interviews, inquire about Aspen Academy or for editorial content to contact our team. Our Head of School, Kristina Scala is a sought after speaker on topics of leadership, entrepreneurship, nonprofit management, cultural responsiveness and strategic planning. We also have members of the Aspen Academy leadership team that regularly participate in speaking engagements.
For media and speaker requests please contact Theresa Letman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Theresa comes to Aspen Academy with nearly two decades of experience in marketing and communications at nonprofits and mission-driven private organizations. Her work includes crafting success stories from Fortune 500 teams and consulting with premiere arts organizations to cultivate larger audiences.
Theresa is inspired by the extraordinary sense of community at Aspen Academy; the remarkable students, families, and team; and the thoughtful values. She lives in South Denver with her husband, Jason and son, Wyatt. They love to travel, grow tomatoes, listen to music and sail.
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Teaching Leadership to 4-Year Olds
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Building Resilient Teens: How Focus on Character & Leadership Development Supports Students and Brings Out Their Best
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Values Aligned: Creating Your Day to Day Life to Reflect What You Value
With constant demands on our time, we often overlook our values and prioritize on the urgent vs. the important. Learn how strategies to create space for more of your values in your daily life.
Power of Optimism and Positivity in Your Home or Workplace
Maintaining a positive outlook can add years to your life. Learn about research in positive psychology and it’s impact on our day-to-day approach to living longer and with more optimism.