Over the last 3 years a passionate group of Loveland community members and professionals have volunteered their time and energy building this community engagement network to help community members be more informed, involved and engaged.

Laura Alier, Founder
P1010926Laura’s interest in community and keeping people informed and engaged started at a very young age with her writing stories and making newsletters for family and community history. Laura studied English Literature at the University of Oregon before starting a website design firm that she grew and sold. She has had a long line of adventures – working on ski patrol, search and rescue, as a volunteer EMT, an EMT instructor in rural Alaska – before picking Loveland in 2009 as the community where she wanted to settle permanently. Her passion is bringing people together for collaborative projects that promote local good.

Lynn Reynolds, Social Media Moderator
1982082_10203479920666849_368020073_nLynn is a veteran moderator for the I Love Loveland Facebook page. Her ability to sleuth out local news and events combined with her thoughtfulness in bringing people together make her a valuable asset to the team. Her experiences range from working as a CNA to volunteering in programs to aid the homeless. She has been a Loveland resident and supporter of all things local since 2004.

Kathy Dill, Administrative Manager me
With degrees in Business Management and extensive management background, Kathy brings a rich understanding of leadership, diversity, and team building to the Loveland Local team. Additionally, she provides tremendous administrative support for the I Love Loveland Facebook page and is a social media manager. Additionally, Kathy volunteers with the American Red Cross of Northern Colorado and Wyoming as a Communications Team member and Social Media Ambassador. Kathy has been thrilled to call Loveland home since 2011.

Dick Knapp, Photography10407756_10205807627620597_3485438073623030360_n
Dick is a Loveland native and a talented photographer. His images of Loveland are frequently used by a variety of Colorado and Loveland media outlets and shared by many of our I Love Loveland readers. He will forever be remembered as the first baby born in Loveland in 1974!