Marilyn Krill found her passion for education at the Crested Butte Academy where she taught secondary math and science, and served as the Dean of Academics for 10 years. She then pursued her interests in non-profit management and development as the administrative director for the Crested Butte Music Festival and the Mt. Crested Butte Performing Arts Center, and as the Executive Director of the Trailhead Children’s Museum in Crested Butte. From 2012-2018, Marilyn served on the Board of Education for the Gunnison Watershed School District. She continues to be an active volunteer for the school district as a member of the “Fund 26 Committee” which oversees the management of funds from the 2014 Mill Levy, and is able to support local teachers and students as a board member of the Gunnison Valley Education Foundation.