Profile on Butterfly Pavilion CEO, Patrick Tennyson

Estimated Reading Time: 5 minutes

WESTMINSTER, Colo. — From the very beginning, Patrick Tennyson, Butterfly Pavilion’s president and CEO, knew he wanted to work with animals. As early as the first grade, when asked what he wanted to be when he grew up, he’d answer: “zookeeper.” How did people respond? Continue reading “Profile on Butterfly Pavilion CEO, Patrick Tennyson”

Waldo Canyon Fire Survivors: Ken & Kris Rose

Estimated Reading Time: 11 minutes

Ken & Kris Rose have lived in the Parkside neighborhood in Colorado Springs since 1986 when the subdivision was still brand new. Ken remembers what the neighborhood looked like back then: “There were probably 40 homes completed, and we bought the house furthest south at the time, so we had this tremendous view of the city… though we didn’t know they were going to build a bunch of houses below us and fill up our view with more homes,” he laughs. Kris also recalls the quieter days of the past: “The only thing up here back then was the Flying W Ranch. Continue reading “Waldo Canyon Fire Survivors: Ken & Kris Rose”

Waldo Canyon Fire Survivors: Jerry & Tina Pati

Estimated Reading Time: 9 minutes

Jerry & Tina Pati lived in the Parkside neighborhood in Colorado Springs for over 26 years when the tragic Waldo Canyon fire destroyed their home in June of 2012. Continue reading “Waldo Canyon Fire Survivors: Jerry & Tina Pati”