Jodine Belden is originally from the mid-West and has been in Colorado for more than 30 years. She received her Bachelor’s degree from University of Northern Colorado-Greeley in Recreation Therapy. She has worked as a Recreation Therapist in rehabilitative, acute psychiatric, and long-term care settings, managing adult day service programs for two decades. In 2013, she received her Master’s in Business Administration to further support her developing interest in health care administration. Besides being passionate about helping people with their needs, she also loves animals and spent a few years managing veterinary practices. She loves living in the foothills, and during her spare time, she enjoys many outdoor activities including riding her horse and then indoors with scrapbooking, knitting and sewing activities.