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Lisa DeLosso


Lisa DeLosso received her undergraduate degrees from the Pennsylvania State University in art education and art history, and a Masters in art education from The University of Texas at Austin. DeLosso is also an alumna of the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS). Prior to coming to Aspen Public Radio, she worked in development at The University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture and the Aspen Art Museum.

She bicycled over 4,500 miles from Austin, Texas, to Anchorage, Alaska, as part of the 2009 Texas 4000 for Cancer team. In 2012, she summited Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa with the non-profit group, Survivor Summit.

She is a proud sustaining member of KUT in Austin, Texas, as well as an Evergreen member of Aspen Public Radio.

Locally, DeLosso is also a member of the Aspen Young Professionals Association, Colorado Mountain Club and Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers (RFOV). She volunteers with RFOV, A Little Help and Farm Collaborative Aspen. She supports The Art Base and Anderson Ranch Arts Center. In 2020, she became a mentor with the Buddy Program.

2020 has been a truly unprecedented year for all. As we kick off our shortened End of Year membership drive this week, we're asking for your financial support, so Aspen Public Radio can continue to serve our community with much-needed information and resources...and also provide moments to uplift you when you need it most. We are so very grateful to those of you who are current supporters.

Lauri Jackson / Aspen Public Radio

In a time where we can't be with people in person, Aspen Public Radio would like to thank our listeners and donors for making our reporting and our community connection possible this year.

In 2020, thanks to your support, we provided critical information relating to COVID-19, the Grizzly Creek Fire, election 2020 coverage, new Spanish-language translation of stories, and support for our community.

Update as of September 21: This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to Richard from Basalt, the winner of this four-night giveaway pagage from Aspen Custom Vans. 

Update as of September 18: Aspen Custom Vans has added ANOTHER NIGHT to this rental package, meaning it is now a 4-night rental giveaway valued at $1,100. Details below...

Aspen Public Radio is launching a new community-based smart speaker program aimed at serving senior citizens on the Western Slope of Colorado.

Aspen Public Radio is hosting "High Risk at High Altitude," a community discussion on mental health moderated by interim news director Christin Kay on Thursday, March 12 at the Third Street Center.  

Panelists include:

Dr. Anneliese Heckert, Mountain Family Health Center

Mason Hohstadt, Garfield County Suicide Prevention Coalition

Dr. Francis Lotrich, MD PhD, West Springs Hospital, Mind Springs Health

Michelle Meuthing, Aspen Hope Center

Dylan Roberts, Colorado State Representative

The event is free and open to the public.