Rocky Mountain


Colorado – Montana – Wyoming State Conference

The Rocky Mountain NAACP State Conference provides leadership and resources for Colorado, Montana, and Wyoming local branches and helps spearhead state issues in the the Rocky Mountain region.

Units of the NAACP CO MT WY State Area Conference

NAACP Aurora Branch
NAACP Aurora Youth Council
NAACP Billings-Bozeman Organizing Committee
NAACP Boulder County Branch
NAACP Boulder County Youth Council Organizing Committee
NAACP Cheyenne Branch
NAACP Cheyenne Youth Council
NAACP Colorado Springs Branch
NAACP Colorado Springs Youth Council
NAACP Colorado College Chapter
NAACP Denver Branch
NAACP Douglas County Organizing Committee
NAACP Lewis & Clark County Organizing Committee
NAACP Pueblo Branch
NAACP Weld County Organizing Committee

Leaders of the NAACP CO MT WY State Area Conference

Leadership Team

  • State President: Portia Prescott
  • 1st Vice President: Annette James
  • 2nd Vice President: Harvest Thomas
  • 3rd Vice President: Pastor Thomas Mayes
  • State Treasurer: Brian Arnold/Asst. Treas, Mary Jefferson
  • State Secretary, Chartashia Miller

State Conference Executive Committee Chairs:

  • Political Action & Civic Engagement Committee Chair: Councilwoman Marlo Alston
  • Health Committee Chair: Sheila Davis, MD (Boulder)
  • Religious Affairs Committee Chair: Pastor Thomas Mayes
  • Environmental Justice Chair: Portia Prescott
  • Armed Services & Veteran Affairs Committee Chair: Richard Lewis
  • Legal Redress Committee Chair: Steven Paletz
  • Freedom Fund Committee Chair: Rep. Naquetta Ricks
  • Membership Committee Chair: Rashad Younger
  • Economic Development Committee Chair: Lisa Neal-Graves
  • Criminal Justice Committee Chair: Josh Jackson
  • Community Coordination Committee Chair: Jay Langford
  • Women In NAACP (WIN) Committee Chair: Dani Newsum
  • Finance Committee Chair: Brian Arnold
  • Education Committee Chair: Dr. Anne Keke
  • Housing Committee Chair: Walter Huff
  • Labor and Industry Committee Chair: Danielle Young-Kombo
  • Communications and Press Committee Co-Chair: Simone Renee, Dwight Thompson
  • Publicity Committee Chair: Antonio Navarro
  • ACT-SO Committee Chair: Michael Reid, Sheila Davis
  • Parliamentarian: Harvest Thomas

Branch Presidents:

  • Aurora, CO Branch President: C. Omar Montgomery
  • Boulder, CO Branch President: Annette James
  • Colorado Springs, CO Branch President: Angela Stevens
  • Denver, CO Branch President: Sondra Young
  • Pueblo, CO Branch President: Roxana Mack
  • Cheyenne, WY Branch President: Pastor Stephen Latham
  • Douglas County Organizing Committee Chair: Lisa Neal-Graves


The NAACP mission is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination wherever it exists.


The NAACP vision is a society in which all individuals have equal rights without discrimination based on race.


The NAACP State Area Conference coordinates the civil rights activities of freedom fighters and game-changing activists in our three states, and helps move forward the policies and initiatives of the NAACP National Board of Directors and our National Office Staff.