The Denver ELEMENT crew directs, manages and coordinates the gay men services and programs of Mile High Behavioral Healthcare. Please contact us with any questions about what programs and services are right for you—call 720-382-5900 or email and we''ll point you in the right direction. If you'd like to help make things happen here at The Denver ELEMENT, check out our volunteer opportunities.


Element Program Manager & Element Therapist
Raised in the Colorado moutains, Zane wears shorts and Chacos even in midst of the winter. He enjoys skiing powder, “wander” hiking, “creative” camping and is always up for an adventure. With a masters in counseling from Naropa University, Zane has a passion for LGBTQ communities and sexual health, and believes that ELEMENT is a perfect avenue to help create change in the world.


Element Team Lead 
Grant grew up in Colorado, and attended the University of Colorado Boulder where he was engaged in the GSA and lead LGBT support groups. When not at work, he is working on a creative project, whether being part of a video production team or making clothes. Grant joined The Denver ELEMENT team because of his passion for LGBTQ health and community building.


Element Case Manager
A Colorado native, Christopher attends Metropolitan State University earning his bachelor's degree in human services. When not at our office or studying you might find him in a salon cutting hair—he’s been a cosmetologist for 13 years. One thing about Christopher is he always has a smile on his face! He joined the Denver ELEMENT team as a recovery coach who specializes in recovery among the LGBTQ community.


Element Program Coordinator
A recent New York transplant, Mike loves Denver. He has a bachelor of music from Baldwin-Wallace University and includes music in his everyday life. When not working, Mike enjoys family, friends, video games, animals and food. Mike has a deep passion for the LGBTQ community and joined The Denver ELEMENT to help provide a support system and community for HIV+ gay and bisexual men in Denver.


Element Program Coordinator
Spencer is a native Texan and has been in Colorado since 2015. Before becoming a coordinator at Element, he was very involved in the Denver Pique program and was a part of a similar program in Texas. Spencer enjoys thai food, literature and binge-watching Steven Universe. He is passionate about creating a more cohesive community which is what brought him to Element in the first place.


Element Therapist 
Adam grew up in Austin, Texas, but he’s lived in Denver for over a decade and loves the Rocky Mountains. He spent most of that time working in human services and earning his master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling. He joined the Element team to focus on helping others in his own community and writing short internet bios.


Element Program Coordinator
A well-traveled Denver native and 30 year HIV long-term survivor, Robert has more than 20 years of HIV/AIDS experience in non-profit organizations, government programs, clinical trials and as a volunteer. Away from work, Robert enjoys photography and painting. He joined The Denver Element team to provide his life experience and Ryan White system of care knowledge and expertise.


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Behavioral Health Specialist
Born outside of San Francisco, CA, Justin grew up by the beach but now calls the Mile High city home. He has spent his adult life in Denver, and is currently finishing his masters in multicultural clinical mental health counseling at Univeristy of Colorado Denver. Justin is passionate about working with LGBTQIA+ folks, and is especially interested in the intersections of multiple marginalized identities. He enjoys re-reading Harry Potter books, binge watching new Netflix series and cooking for friends.