Devanie Helman

Vice President - Leadership Development



Devanie Helman began working at El Pomar Foundation in 2012 as a participant in the Fellowship program. She also served as the deputy director of the Fellowship before leaving the Foundation to pursue a master’s in education with an emphasis in policy, organization, and leadership studies at Stanford University. Upon receiving her graduate degree in 2016, Devanie returned to El Pomar to direct the Fellowship Program. She is also El Pomar’s senior staff member for the North and Metro Regions, and the Sally Beck Fund. Devanie currently serves on the board of directors of the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and the Colorado Association of Funders. 

Devanie earned a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and sociology from the University of Denver.