Mike Waid has joined the Douglas County Community Foundation as Executive Director in 2021. Prior to joining DCCF, Waid served as the Mayor of the Town of Parker from 2012 - 2020 and as a Parker Town Council member from 2008 - 2012. He also was the founder and owner of Waid Publishing, the publisher of monthly community magazines serving Parker, Castle Rock and Lone Tree among other communities.
He has a deep love for community and nonprofit service. Over his time in Colorado he has help found several nonprofit organizations including the Space EGGsploration Foundation and the APEX Dance Theater Foundation.
In his spare time, Waid enjoys fishing, camping, cooking and spending time with his family.