American Kids Create, Inc. Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board: Mark McFann

Mark owns entertainment marketing company Cast a Long Shadow, and is co-owner of Summit Hard Cider, Soul Squared Brewery and Emprise Solutions.  He is the former co-owner of synthetic lubricant manufacturer, Royal Purple. Mark is a lover of music, film, travel and family.  He’s also enjoys hiking, biking and skiing.



Executive Director: Natalie Myers

Natalie is a children’s book author who has resided in Northern Colorado since 1969. She enjoys writing, playing guitar, quilting and outdoor activities with friends and family. She was a stay at home mother for 27 years, during which time she taught her ten children violin using the Suzuki method.



Treasurer: William Myers

Bill is a third generation Coloradan. His passion for service is evidenced by his 40 year Real Estate career & charitable contribution in the community. Bill is an ambassador for the Loveland Chamber of Commerce.



Secretary: Farra Larimore

Farra is the Public Relations Director for Madwire® and a member of the Forbes Communication Council. Farra has a passion for all forms of art, especially art in education. She loves the Colorado outdoors and enjoys hiking, snowboarding and spending time with her family and friends.



Advisor: Marian Ittner

Marian enjoys dabbling in all the arts, from throwing pots to oil painting, from fiber arts to wood work. She has newly become a grandmother for the first time to twin boys. So if she’s not playing with grand babies you’ll find her in the woodworking shed or at the Breckenridge Arts District Pottery