Janice Fritsch has led a Colorado-based private foundation for the last nine years and prior to that, led the foundation’s grant and program related investment strategy. Janice has grown the Foundation’s program related investment portfolio and actively manages its current and potential direct charitable impact investments. In addition to leading daily operations at the Foundation, she is a member of the Foundation’s investment committee.
Janice spent two years leading operations at Intrinsic Valuation, a boutique valuation firm. Prior to joining the foundation, Janice spent seven years in interactive development consulting, as an account director at ad-serving provider: Matchlogic, web development provider: AGENCY.COM:Vail and high-technology public relations firm: WeberShandwick in Boston.
Janice has served on the Knotty Tie Board of Directors, Colorado Community College System Foundation Board, the Colorado Nonprofit Loan Fund, and has been an advisory board member to the Global Livingston Institute. Janice served as a board member for the Denver Lions Club and Lions Foundation, and as president of the Denver Lions Foundation in 2009-2010. She served as an advisory board member for the Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Institute from 2004-2006 and has chaired the Colorado Association of Funders program committee. She currently serves as president of the Denver South High School Parent Teacher Student Association.
B.A., in Journalism and Public Relations, Colorado State University
M.B.A., University of Denver, Daniels School of Business