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Archive | May, 2012

Murphy extols the vacation virtues of Colorado Springs

31. May 2012

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Chelsy Murphy, 27, was born and raised in Colorado Springs and when she’s driving to work each morning looking at Pikes Peak she cannot imagine living anywhere else. That’s why it’s a perfect fit that she is the public relations manager for the Colorado Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau. Now she can tout all of […]

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Kissell’s love of anatomy, relationships flow at Penrose St. Francis

24. May 2012

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Laura Kissell, 38, got her first glimpse at medical care while following her father on his weekend patient rounds. That experience led her to become a doctor, and her medical school experience gave her a fascination with the “awesome machine of the human body.” As a vascular and thoracic surgeon at Penrose-St. Francis Hospital, she […]

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Lutze happy to be home in Pikes Peak Region

17. May 2012

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After living and working in some of the country’s most popular cities for young and creative professionals, Greg Lutze, 33, decided it was time to move home to Manitou Springs and launch his next venture. Lutze is trained in graphic design and continues to do work for national clients through his design business, Must Warn […]

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Saramaa standing firm in civil engineering industry

10. May 2012

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Shannon Saramaa is a bit of a rarity. At the age of 37, she co-owns and operates a successful civil engineering firm she helped launch 10 years ago. As a kid, math and building came easily to her, so it was an easy decision to study civil engineering, though it’s a field historically dominated my […]

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Braxton’s Gehant dancing, working with the stars

3. May 2012

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Chris Gehant spends his days creating satellite simulation software for Braxton Technologies and his nights running swing-dancing classes. In fact, the 36-year-old system architect danced during festivities for the Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia in 2000. During the day, he hangs up his dancing shoes and takes on a job that requries working knowledge of […]

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