Director of Admission and Financial Aid
B.A., Political Science, Princeton University
Molly attended The Taft School, a boarding school in Connecticut, before matriculating to Princeton University where she studied education policy. After graduation, Molly worked at Bear Stearns, an investment bank, and Tutor.com, an online education company, in New York City. The 9/11 attacks inspired Molly to leave New York and move west to explore a career in education. Molly has just completed her twelfth year in the admission office at Colorado Rocky Mountain School, her ninth as the director. In addition to her role at CRMS, Molly serves on the Admission Leadership Council of SSATB as well as on the Steering Committee for the Western Boarding School Association. Molly lives off campus with her husband, Scott, and their three small children, William, Luke, and Emily.
Associate Director of Admission
B.A., English & Communication, Boise State University
M.A., Secondary School Education, Prescott College
Tracy is from Boise, Idaho, and spent the first ten years of her career working for the YMCA, coordinating teen outdoor programs. She moved to Carbondale in 2006 after earning her B.A. in English and Communication from Boise State University. In her first week in Colorado, she began at CRMS as a volunteer Climbing Team coach. A year later she started working with the admission team. After seven years at CRMS, Tracy is highly involved in the community at CRMS. She teaches in both the English and History departments, is the manager of the climbing program, and also spends her evenings and weekends as a dorm parent. In 2013, she completed her M.A. in Secondary School Education from Prescott College in Arizona. She and her husband, BJ Sbarra, Director of Residential life, live on campus and enjoy living the boarding-school lifestyle and all of the community it brings.
B.S in Business and Administration from Uppsala University in Sweden
Berit was born in Sweden and grew up with parents who loved the outdoors and shared that love with her early on. Berit attended the Jarpen Ski Academy in Sweden and also competed for the Swedish Junior Team in alpine skiing during that time. Berit went onto complete her Bachelors degree in Business and Marketing at the University of Uppsala in Sweden. Berit came to the US in 1992 to coach alpine ski racing with the Aspen Ski Club and fell in love with the Valley. She has worked in the travel industry for 12 years and then as an office manager at ParaYoga for 7 years. She has also served as a volunteer coach for local youth soccer and cross country skiing programs. Berit joined the CRMS admission team in the spring of 2015. She is the proud parent of two wonderful boys Nikken '15 and Colin '17 and loves to travel, hike Colorado's fourteeners, and cross country ski whenever she can.
Admission Office Analyst
B.S., Geography, USAF Academy
M.S., Business Management, Troy State University
Karen attended eight different public schools between kindergarden and 12th grade. Her dad was in the Air Force, and she had the fortune of living in a lot of places, including Turkey and Germany. After high school, she attended the U.S. Air Force Academy and graduated with a B.S. in Geography. She flew helicopters in the Air Force for the next 20 years, obtaining an M.S. in Business Management along the way. She held positions as Helicopter Squadron Operations Officer, Commander, and Program Director. After retiring from the Air Force, she worked for defense contractors, specializing in operational analysis and technical writing. Karen lives off campus with her husband, Wayne, and together they enjoy camping, hiking, skiing, woodworking, and their dog, Hugo.