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The Mission of CCDA

The Colorado Career Development Association (CCDA) is a state affiliate of the National Career Development Association (NCDA). Our organization exists to serve those who have an interest in career and workforce development issues in Colorado. 

SAVE THE DATE ยท 2023 CCDA Spring Training

Friday, April 14, 2023
Front Range Community College — Boulder County Campus

Featuring Sessions with

Marie Zimenoff | CEO & Founder, Career Thought Leaders Consortium & Resume Writing Academy

Dr. David J. Ford | Associate Professor of Professional Counseling & NCDA Board Member

More details and registration coming soon!

CCDA Spring Training Save the Date invitation.

Outstanding Career Development Professionals

2022 Award Recipients

Rich Feller Award  CCDA Diversity Initiative Award

The annual Rich Feller Award recognizes those who have made valuable contributions to the career development field and have served others as a mentor and colleague. The Rich Feller Award for 2022 was awarded to Andrea Wieland (Front Range Community College).

Headshot of Andrea Wieland


The CCDA Diversity Initiative Award recognizes an individual or team that has demonstrated a high degree of cultural responsiveness and inclusive practices within the domain of career-related activities. The Diversity Initiative Award for 2022 was awarded to Kyle Inselman (University of Denver).

Headshot of Kyle Inselman

Congratulations and thank you for the wonderful work you do!

Webinars & Digital Content

View past CCDA conference recordings and webinars via the Members Only page. CEUs are also available. You will need to be logged in to access this content.

Updates from NCDA's Government Relations

NCDA's government relations committee releases a monthly advocacy report. Contact Rae Stout to learn more.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

CCDA abhors the horrific and senseless violence that struck Colorado Springs. We stand resolute that violence and hate will not prevail, including hate directed at the LGBTQ+ community. Learn more about resources and how you can help.

Storytelling: Connecting Culture, Creativity, and Career Development in the Classroom

By Karoline Jarr and Janae Hunderman

Students have stories that matter and want work that matters as well. This article will introduce practitioners to three free and useful tools, grounded in Narrative Career Counseling Theory, for connecting student stories to career development. Practitioners can use these easy strategies to equitably integrate culture, creativity, and career learning in any classroom setting.

Complete Article >

"This article originally appeared in NCDA's web magazine, Career Convergence, at  Copyright National Career Development Association, (Oct. 2021). Reprinted with permission."

Colorado Career Development Association 

P.O. Box 62311

Colorado Springs, CO 80962

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