Shelley Popke

Director of Development
Shelley joined RMBL as the Director of Development in 2021. She has over 15 years of experience working in the non-profit sector with an emphasis in fundraising, communication and non-profit management. Shelley first moved to Crested Butte in 1999 and most recently served as the Executive Director of the Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum. Passionate about Gunnison County and its rich history, she is currently a member of the Gunnison County Historic Preservation Commission. She holds a BA in English Literature and an MA in History both from the University of Colorado and is an MBA candidate at the University of Denver. In her free time, Shelley enjoys reading, gardening, cooking, yoga and spending time with family--husband David, daughter Isabel who is now in college at CU, and adventure dog Clio--and friends in the great outdoors we get to call home.