Mike Roque Executive Director/ Adobe Consulting, Community Foundation of the San Luis Valley Alamosa, CO Accelerate Collaboration, Act Local First, Regenerate Soil & Nature, Share Ownership, Shift Capital | Consultant, Local Government, Rural Community Development Mike is a renaissance doer and entrepreneur who runs a community-building cafe, and taps deep expertise across non-profit finance and policy sectors to support economic development in Colorado’s San Luis Valley. Mike Roque is the Executive Director of the Community Foundation of the San Luis Valley located in Alamosa, Colorado and Owner of Cafe del Valle located in Antonito, Colorado. He has over 30 years in the nonprofit, for profit and government sectors and has built innovative collaborative efforts which have made a major impact on marginalized communities. Mike attended the University of Notre Dame and majored in Mathematics. He was born in Pueblo, Colorado, lived in Denver for 30 years and recently moved to the town of Antonito, Colorado, the town his mother was born.