Jim Drendel was awarded The Colorado Department of Human Services Distinguished Worker Award at the Colorado Department of Human Services Interdisciplinary Conference. The award, given by the Colorado Department of Human Services Child Welfare Division, is called an "Excellence in Practice Award". Jim was honored because he consistently demonstrates outstanding practice in promoting safety, permanency and well being for children and families.
Paul Cooper received the 2005 Governorís Community Corrections Award by the Colorado Association of Community Corrections Boards. Cooper is a former Community Corrections Director for Larimer County and current County Community Corrections Advisory Board member.