Nikki Wiederaenders – Executive Director
Nikki has been with the USA Rugby Trust since 2012. She has over ten years’ experience fundraising for social advocacy and faith based nonprofits. She has an undergraduate degree from the University of Denver and is currently working toward a Master’s degree in Nonprofit Management. She currently serves on the Board of (GRRR) Golden Retriever Rescue of the Rockies.
Nikki is originally from Iowa. GO HAWKEYES! She resides in Denver, Colorado with her daughter, Chelsea, and golden retriever, Hazel. Her son, Marco, is a student at the University of Colorado – Denver. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, skiing, listening to live music, and spending time with her family and friends.
With 25 years of experience in education, Robin Miglarese was previously an Associate Director at the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado- Boulder. She focused on developing and managing career enhancing certificate programs for undergrads and recent grads as well as leadership programs for executives. She also worked as a Program Director for statewide K-12 initiatives in CT and a high school English teacher and softball and cheerleading coach in VA. Robin holds a BA in English Education and is currently working on her MS in Sports Administration from the University of Northern Colorado. When not working, Robin enjoys spending time with her two teenage daughters and husband, attending sporting events and music concerts, and getting in as much beach time as possible.