Colorado Women's Hall of Fame - Jill Tietjen

Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame “Great Colorado Women” Stories Series

The Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame is hosting their “Great Colorado Women” Stories Series in 2022 and the second event in the series will be in Colorado’s mountain town of Vail.  Join the Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame August 24, 2022 from 5:30 to 7pm for an informative and inspiring talk featuring Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame inductee Jill Tietjen, PE.   A veritable powerhouse, … Continue reading Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame “Great Colorado Women” Stories Series

Fannie Mae Duncan – A Colorado entrepreneur, philanthropist and activist

Jazz greats from all over the country travelled to Colorado Springs to play at the Cotton Club (1947 – 1975) at the invitation of Fannie Mae Duncan. She was a strong woman who took a stand to provide Colorado Springs with the first integrated night club. Recognized by the Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame in 2012, Rocky Mountain PBS produced a documentary on her life. … Continue reading Fannie Mae Duncan – A Colorado entrepreneur, philanthropist and activist