Dance Express Board of Directors: 2020/21
President and Community Outreach
Raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, Lyndsay has called the Fort Collins' region home since 2011. A Realtor since 2013, Lyndsay currently works with C3 Real Estate Solutions. She is a member of the National Association of Realtors and the Colorado Association of Realtors. Lyndsay grew up dancing, painting, and writing and is now a published authorand an accomplished floral designer.
"I enjoy serving on the board because I believe in artistic expression for people with all abilities, building community, and staying active."
Board member since 7/18; term renewed until July, 2024
"We commit to encouraging joy and inclusion in the dance arts through authentic action."
Employee at Wendy's Restaurants in Loveland since 2001; active member of King of Glory Church; Dance Express troupe member since 1997; contributing committee member for fundraisers and outreach. Front Range Community College coursework and pianist. Dancer Representative since 4/02.
"Dance Express is a highlight of my life. I serve on the board to help people learn more about the dancers and the performances of Dance Express."
Board Member since 4/02; term renewed until May, 2023
Secretary and Community Advocate
Director and Founder of Front Range Institute for Safety; poet and musician with Two Fingers Sound Arts; BS University of Massachusetts; MA Recreational Therapy from University of Northern Colorado; visionary for creation of Dance Express through creative arts workshops in 1988. Dance Express board, 8/94 to 8/07; Dance Express Advisory Board 8/07 to 5/14
"I still align with the original vision of access to the arts for people of all abilities, and I am proud to be serving on the Dance Express board once again. I believe in the power of dance and creativity for meaningful lives."
Board member since 7/19 and from 1992 to 2004; term July, 2022
Residential Real Estate Broker Associate with RE/MAX Alliance; Navy veteran and attended University of Colorado in Boulder and Colorado State University in Fort Collins. David is pleased to offer his skills and talents with Dance Express. He notes “ Within our community I’ve coached youth sports, and have raised funds for many worthy organizations. As a Realtor, I’ve been an active contributor to the Children’s Miracle Network and I’m proud that a portion of every commission earned is earmarked to that amazing organization.” Dance Express is a departure for him from sports. David represents Dance Express with BNI the Fort Fun Chapter! Thank you, David! And thank you, BNI!
“I believe that the mission of Dance Express, to improve lives through dance, personifies the Fort Collins' spirit of inclusiveness, and I want to be a part of their growth and future success.”
Board member since 10/19; term October, 2022
Frances Marie Maizland
Financial Consultant/ Small Business Specialist with Key Bank; BS in Business Management from California State University Northridge; Red Carpet Ambassador with the Fort Collins Chamber of Commerce; Booster Club Treasurer for Studio West Dance Center; strong connection to the dance community nationwide.
"Dance and community outreach are my passions. I am very honored and proud to be able to serve on the board with Dance Express."
Board member since 10/20; term October, 2023