Macsovits, Executive Director
Mac has made a career working
in the non-profit sector. Having
begun his career teaching at
Cherry Creek High school, he
then moved on to The Nature Conservancy
(Colorado Field Office) where
he was a Major Gift fundraiser. Responsible
for raising gifts of over $50,000,
his time at TNC was spent building
relationships within Colorado,
and also nationally. After
the birth of Guion, his first
son, Mac and his wife Rebecca
learned that Guion had Down syndrome.
Mac decided to leave TNC due
to a heavy travelling schedule
to concentrate on learning more
about his new son and the world
of Down syndrome.
volunteering for Special Olympics
Colorado which eventually led
to a paid position as the Director
of Development for that organization.
Having been a part of the RMDSA
family he was aware that the
organization was in the process
of searching for a new Executive
Director, so Mac made it known
that he had an interest in
the position and formally joined
RMDSA as the second Executive
Director in February of 2009.
Mac has his Bachelor of Science
from Pfeiffer University in
North Carolina and his Masters
of Education from Vanderbilt
University: Peabody College.
Mac and his wife Rebecca have
three children; Guion, Hoke,
Mary Ann Barwick, Volunteer Coordinator and Outreach Manager
Mary Ann came on as a part-time bookkeeper in 2009 and began her full time career with RMDSA in August of 2011. She and her husband, Jim, are the parents of two sons, Justin and Zachary. She has a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Colorado and began her professional career in financial services until taking time off to raise her children.
In addition to serving as our bookkeeper, Mary Ann plans and organizes all of RMDSA's events, including major annual undertakings such as the Step Up Walk, the Tee Up Golf Tournament, and the Holiday Party; visits doctors, nurses and midwives all over the region to provide training, medical updates, and information about our services; trains and coordinates our volunteers; and oversees our Young Professionals Board. She is delighted to work with the families and the staff at RMDSA.
Megan Reynolds (Meg), Family Programs Manager
Meg joined the RMDSA team in February of 2016. She has a business degree from Western International University, and before signing on as our Family Programs Manager, she ran her own insurance agency for seven years. Meg has two children: Madison and Austin. When Meg and her husband first learned that Austin has Down syndrome, she immediately signed on as a First Call and office volunteer for RMDSA.
As Family Program Manager, Meg is in charge of our First Call program, serving as the primary point of contact for new and expecting families. She also helps connect families who are new to the area to resources, trains our First Call volunteers, and meets with families whose children have extended stays in metro area hospitals.
Leigh Mather, Office Manager and Community Group Coordinator
Leigh, who has a degree in political science from the University of Iowa, has been with the RMDSA team since May of 2015. She is the voice you hear whenever you call the RMDSA main line and she is always excited to greet visitors to our office. She is responsible for updating our social media pages, sending out eblasts, helping out with general administrative tasks, coordinating our quarterly Parents and Schools in Partnership meetings, and serving the dedicated volunteers who run our community groups across the Rocky Mountain Region.