Betsy Acree McClenahan Community Liaison
Ms. McClenahan (Ms. Betsy to her CIVA students) is the Service Learning Coordinator and Community Liaison for CIVA Charter High School. You can also find her teaching the Yoga and Fitness class as well as facilitating several Academic Coaching classes. When not at CIVA, Ms. McClenahan is the Program Director for Kaleidoscope Arts Project, a program of Imagination Celebration as well at the Artistic Director of Kaleidoscope Dance Project, a semi-professional dance company showcasing the Pikes Peak region’s premiere dancers. With more than forty years of experience teaching dance and theater arts, Ms. McClenahan is passionate about the thriving arts program at CIVA and coordinates performing arts experiences for Ravens throughout the community. In 2010, Ms. McClenahan helped to create the What If Festival of Innovation which now reaches more than 30,000 visitors to the Pikes Peak region and is on the Board of the Colorado Springs Dance Theater and Arts and Business Education Consortium.