Celeste Ewert is the Executive Director for Envision, the Community Centered Board serving Weld County. She has been with Envision since 1992 in a variety of roles and has been the Executive Director since 2017. Celeste has an Associate of Arts Degree in Paraprofessional Counseling from Aims Community College, and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology with a minor in Community Health and Human Rehabilitation from University of Northern Colorado (Go Bears!). She is a graduate of the University of Delaware Leadership Institute, as well as the Weld County Leadership class of 2013. Celeste has been an active member of the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities State Association, Alliance, participating on many committees including Government Relations, Annual Summit Committee, Family Support Services Program Workgroup, Person-Centered Thinking Committee, and Executive Committee. On a personal note, she was born and raised in Weld County. She is married to Jonathan and they have a daughter and three sons all in their early twenties. When she’s not working, Celeste enjoys gardening, hiking, reading, volunteering/serving and participating in church activities.
RuthMary has been with Envision since June of 2015. Prior to coming to Envision she has held various roles in finance spending 16 years with Factual Data in Loveland. RuthMary graduated with an AA degree in Accounting Aims and a BS degree in Finance and Economics from Regis University. She active in her church and Kairos Prison Ministry. When not volunteering she spends time with friends and her rescued pups.
Linda has worked for and with individuals with developmental disabilities for over 25 years in Colorado. After 19 years in case management, 16 of which have been at Envision with the past 15 in the position as Case Management Director, Linda is currently serving Envision as the Compliance & Monitoring Coordinator. Linda has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Cornell College. In an attempt to travel and to experience as much of the world as possible in her youth, Linda had lived and worked in Minnesota, North Dakota, Iowa, Wisconsin, South Dakota, New York, and other parts of Colorado. Her experience includes positions in tourism, retail, pharmacy assistant, childcare, youth in crisis, and painting, in addition to developmental disabilities. She is now mostly happily grounded with her husband, 3 grown stepchildren, 7 brilliant and beautiful grandchildren, and currently 1 dog and 3 cats.
Shawn has over 32 years of experience working with people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. He joined Envision in 1990 as a Direct care Professional, and has worked as a Day Program Mentor, Residential Manager, Residential Coordinator, and Day Program/ Supported Employment / SLS Coordinator. He is currently serving as the Program Services Director. Shawn loves working at Envision and feels a close connection with many of the people supported. He is an avid marathon runner, and he enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife, Beckie, and their two lovely daughters Logan and Madison.