We would love to hear from you! Let us know if you have any suggestions or questions about Thorne or its programs.


for Main Office at NEW Lafayette Nature Center
300 Old Laramie Trail E
Lafayette, CO 80026


(303) 499-3647


(720) 292-1863



    Address and Phone Contact Info

    Lafayette Nature Center:
    Thorne Administrative Offices, Thorne Nature Preschool, & public community space

    300 Old Laramie Trail E
    Lafayette, CO 80026

    Directions to programs that are NOT located at the Lafayette Nature Center:

    Thorne offers summer camp programming in Boulder, Lafayette, and Longmont, as well as school programming based at locations across the front range. If you are participating in a program that is not located at the Lafayette Nature Center, you will receive information about your program’s meeting location before the program begins. Please reach out to us if you have any questions about the location of your Thorne Nature Experience program.





    Phone Contacts  

    To reach a specific Thorne team member, dial (303) 499-3647 and the extension. Phone calls for team members without an extension listed can be directed to our main number.

    100 – Ronnie OrderAdministrative Director
    101 – Erin Saunders, Director of Vision
    102 – Rachel Brett, Director of Community Partnerships 
    104 – Oak ThorneFounder & Honorary President
    105 – Keith DesrosiersExecutive Director
    106 – Lorene Wapotich, Senior Preschool Manager
    107 – Tangi Lancaster, Community Engagement Manager
    108 – Krista MortensenDevelopment Director
    109 – Natalie Becker, School Age Programs Senior Manager
    110 – Carrie RiesbergMarketing Manager
    111 – Christian Vargas, Director of Community Engagement
    112 – Leann ArendDeputy Director
    115 – Danielle Henshaw, Human Resources
    118 – Sarah Grove, Volunteer Manager