Kenneth B. Woods II
Kenneth Woods II is a Colorado native raised in the Park Hill neighborhood and a graduate of East High School. Woods has a background working as a Certified Nursing Assistant and a Special Education Paraprofessional with Denver Public Schools. He credits both of those positions for teaching him the importance of patience and compassion, which he employs daily with his work at the Hope Center. He describes working with the Hope Center Vocational Program as a "privilege" and "gift" that allows him to be of service to the community, diversifies his skills, and keeps him rooted in the neighborhood that raised him. He strives to exude an attitude of gratitude, remembering that the most powerful word in the dictionary is hope!