Darius serves as the Director of Operations for the Foundation. He oversees support for Operating Projects, and he also oversees the administrative work to several other related organizations. Darius has a background in banking and not-for-profit organizations, and he also holds a teaching license in the state of Colorado. He is a graduate of Rhema Bible College where he studied Missions. He is a graduate of Oral Roberts University where he double majored in Business and Administration, and also received his MBA. His strengths are in management, personal finance, and strategic planning. Darius enjoys spending time with his family, playing any sport, and watching his favorite NBA team, the Toronto Raptors.
Amanda Hessler is a new addition to the New Horizons Foundation team as an Operation Specialist. As part of the Operations team Amanda assists our project managers with their financial requests, keeping their project in compliance as well as any questions they have about maintaining their project. Amanda is a Colorado native and loves everything Colorado has to offer. She has a Bachelors in Biblical Studies form Charis Bible College. Amanda graduated from the Charis Bible College Worship School and serves as a worship leader at her church. Amanda has a heart to help those that are doing good in the world and loves to learn about all the amazing things our project managers do around the world.
Emily is an Operation Specialist and has been with New Horizons since 2019. As an Operational Specialist, she supports our project managers with any questions concerning their projects and activity, assists in running our help desk, and helps keep project files in compliance with internal and external standards. Emily has a B. A in Professional Communication from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. Her favorite part of being part of the team at New Horizons is the opportunity to work with people from all over the globe and all different walks of life. She has had a heart to work with non-profit organizations since she was a child and looks forward to many more years doing so.
Sara is the Media Specialist for New Horizons, and enjoys the opportunity to make an impact by visually emphasizing the vision of New Horizons Foundation from different creative perspectives. She builds and creates graphics, logos, videos, and websites for the Foundation, as well as oversees media projects for project managers. With a degree in Cinema, Television, Digital Media, and a minor in Music Arts from Oral Roberts University, her experience includes producing, directing, and crewing multiple short films, as well as live productions and freelance work for multiple businesses. Her passions consist of music, cinematography in film, and photographing the beautiful scenery of Colorado.