Chris Robertson Director of Regional Programs, Southern Colorado
Chris Robertson is the Director of Regional Programs for Southern Colorado AIDS Project. Prior to joining SCAP, Chris served as Executive Director for Inside/Out Youth Services in Colorado Springs, and as Program Officer for The Gill Foundation’s Gay & Lesbian Fund for Colorado. Chris is a Louisiana native, and moved to Colorado in 1997. With more than twenty-five years of combined experience in the government, business, and nonprofit sectors, he brings a professional, creative, and passionate approach to program management, resource development, coalition building, and social justice advocacy. It is his passion for social justice advocacy that has driven his ongoing commitment to community collaboration and engagement. Chris has held board and other volunteer positions at several local high-impact organizations including Inside Out Youth Services, The Colorado Springs Human Relations Commission, CASA of the Pikes Peak Region, Colorado Springs Pride Center, Southern Colorado AIDS Project, and Pikes Peak Suicide Prevention. Chris was a 2010 Colorado Political Leaders Fellow of the Center for Progressive Leadership, and a 2005 graduate of Leadership Pikes Peak’s Signature Program. He enjoys cooking, gardening, and spending time with friends, with his partner, Robert, and Robert’s amazing young daughter, Leila.