Staff + Board

BCFM Staff

For general questions, please email or call the Boulder County Farmers Markets office at 303-910-2236.

Brian Coppom: Executive Director, 303.910.2236

Market favorites: “over-wintered carrots and spinach—it’s vegetable candy!”

I love the farmers market because… “I feel connected and happy when I’m at the market—chatting with the farmers, buying the best produce available, and saying hello to my neighbors and friends.”

Outside of the market, you will find me… “Outside of the markets? I’m not sure I understand the question.”

Elyse Wood: Operations & Community Manager, 720.507.3663

Market favorites: “Cherries are my jam right now! I wait for cherry season.”

I love the farmers market because… “I can connect with my farmers. Not only do they grow the food that nourishes my body but they are amazing people with so much else they’re involved in. I’m always in awe to find out how much they impact our community with activities outside farming.”

Outside the market, you will find me…”live music, hikes and all around adventuring.”

Nancy Coppom: Finance Director, 303.910.2236

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Mickey Davis: Food Access Specialist, 720.551.6052

Market favorites: “I have never met a vegetable I didn’t like.”

I love farmers markets because… “shopping at the farmers market is one of the greatest ways to support your health, the community, and the environment, in such an efficient and delicious way.”

Outside the market, you will find me…”exploring, meeting new people, trail running, soaking up the sun.”

Hannah Stewart: Boulder Market Coordinator, 720.840.0529

Market favorites: “Impossibly heavy watermelons, wonky squash, and all of the greens”

I love farmers markets because…”I can get samples, a chat with the farmer, and the most beautiful, most delicious produce all in one place”

Outside the market, you will find me…”planning my next meal and/or waiting for everyone else to get hungry”

Shawn Jelinek: Longmont & Lafayette Market Coordinator, 720.840.0533

Market favorites: “Arugula and radishes, the spicier the better!

I love the farmers market because…”It’s a place to enjoy the simple things in life – good food, music, and company.”

Outside of the market, you will find me… “Running in the mountains”

Katie Elder: Bookkeeper, 303.910.2236

Market favorites: “Tacos and fresh flowers.”

I love the farmers market because…  “I get to try new foods alongside favorites that remind me of home.”

Outside of the market, you will find me… “Outside! I enjoy hiking, backpacking, and trail running.”

Board of Directors

Our nonprofit is directed by a Board of Directors, who serve three-year volunteer terms with the organization. Each year, applications for the Board are open throughout January. Please contact Brian at if you have any questions about the BOD application process.

  • Erika Deakin, President
  • Jill Skokan, Vice President
  • Dan Secrist, Treasurer
  • Matt Kay, Secretary
  • Jill Stravolemos
  • Josh Olsen
  • Zack Owens
  • John Ellis
  • Christian Toohey
  • Dana Faulk-Query
  • Krisan Christensen