|Shaima Shahbaz, Communications Director
A native of the Denver area, Shaima Shahbaz has a background in international development. In 2008 she volunteered as a project manager for the nonprofit Afghans4Tomorrow in Afghanistan and was inspired to continue her studies at the U.N. University for Peace in San Jose, Costa Rica. With an M.A. in Responsible Management she then worked with the nonprofit BeadforLife doing research and project management in rural Uganda. As Communications Director for INTERLINK, she enjoys managing marketing initiatives, helping develop policies and procedures, and supporting fellow directors in their effort to implement the curriculum and INTERLINK’s mission.
|Patricia Camp, Administrative Assistant
Patricia Camp joined INTERLINK in December 2013. She is a Colorado native with over 40 years experience in office settings. She has worked in medical billing, a manufacturing environment for automobile batteries, and batteries for aerospace applications; from entry level clerk to executive secretary. Most recently she was the editorial assistant for an internationally read enthusiast magazine.
|Monique Cooper, Comptroller
Monique Cooper has been in the accounting field for over 25 years. As a child, her family immigrated to the Denver area from the Netherlands. English is her second language. She earned her accounting certificate at Barnes Business College. While living in Southern California for 18 years she did the accounting for a personal injury attorney, cost accounting for a manufacturing company that produced nutritional supplements, and also in the auto repair industry. She returned to Denver in 2005 and worked as comptroller and office manager/overseas liaison for a clothing designer whose goods were manufactured in China and New Zealand. By joining the INTERLINK team she is able to continue to embrace the cultural diversity she experienced within her own family and in other accounting positions.