The faces behind the foundation

Our team & board

Kathy Loo


Katherine Loo (Kathy) has been active in Colorado Springs for 56 years. She grew up in Billings, Montana and graduated from the University of Kansas where she was a Phi Beta Kappa, president of her sorority, a member of Mortar Board and Outstanding Senior Woman.

She began her career in Colorado Springs as a volunteer for many social service organizations and served as president of the Headstart Advisory Board and Brockhurst Boys Ranch, a residential treatment center for adolescent boys, where she conducted a campaign to build new facilities. Read more »

Susan Pattee

Board Chair

Susan, a Colorado Springs native, is glad to be back from living and working in Los Angeles, Kenya, Phoenix, NYC, Norway, and the San Francisco Bay Area. She is excited and proud to call Colorado Springs “home” and is an entrepreneur who loves working with teams to take on challenges and help make life a little better.

James Loo


James lives in Telluride, Colorado where he owned and operated a brewpub and currently manages his real estate holdings. He is an avid skier and enjoys golf. James has served on the Board of Directors of the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center and the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, where he was Board Chair and co-chaired an $8M Capital Campaign.

Tony Rosendo


Antonio (Tony) Rosendo attended Colorado College for his undergraduate degree and Denver University for graduate school. In 2005, he developed a turnaround school which led him to co-found Atlas Prep. Tony currently sits on the Board of Trustees for Colorado College, along with the Pikes Peak Community Foundation board and the Downtown Development Authority board.

Jenny Stafford

Philanthropic Advisor

Jenny attended the University of Maryland, and received her master’s degree from the University of Colorado. She served as the Development Director at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Development Officer at Pikes Peak Community College Foundation, and founding Philanthropy Director at Children’s Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs. Jenny now serves as a philanthropic advisor to the John and Margot Lane Foundation and is the Director of the GE Johnson Foundation.

"Dusty" Lester Baker Loo

1938 - 2001

Pioneering a spirit of philanthropy and community engagement in Colorado Springs —  some of Dusty Loo’s most most noted investments include the development of the Briargate subdivision on Colorado Springs’ north side and the Sky Sox Stadium on the east side of Colorado Springs.

Dusty’s bold vision, entrepreneurial spirit and curiosity for life live on in the carefully selected projects supported by Bloom Foundation.

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