Staff Members

Athena Kabylafkas- Bookkeeper & Administrative Assistant

Athena has over 20 years of work and volunteer experience in the non-profit, public and private sectors. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Business Management from North Carolina State University with a concentration in Finance. Athena decided after battling with Bipolar Disorder and PTSD in her own life, she wanted to give back. She became a volunteer with NAMI Colorado in 2017. She then became part of the staff, and a NAMI Connections facilitator in 2018. She is currently working on authoring a book about manifesting a new life after a crisis. Her commitment is to empower others to successfully achieve their individual ambitions and aspirations. She is especially dedicated to encouraging individuals with mental health challenges, their road to recovery and their families. She is originally from Chicago, Illinois and now lives with her family in Denver, Colorado. Athena’s passions are writing, the arts, photography, animals and spending time in nature enjoying the beauty of the Rocky Mountains. Contact Athena at athena@namicolorado.org.