Conversations With Dave

Occasionally on KSJD's morning interviews, weekdays between 8:30-9:00am

Conversations With Dave is an interview program that looks at issues that affect our community and the people who live here.

Montezuma Community Economic Development Association

In this episode of Conversations With Dave, host Dave Hart talks with Chelsea Jones, the new Economic Development Specialist with the Montezuma Community Economic Development Association, about strategies for growing and recruiting business in southwest Colorado, and the opportunities and challenges of economic development here.

Southwest Colorado Community College

In this episode of Conversations With Dave, host Dave Hart talks with Tonya Nelson, the new Executive Dean at Southwest Colorado Community College, about her path into the position and how the school is serving the community through a variety of programs.

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In this episode of Conversations With Dave, host Dave Hart talks with Cortez City Manager Shane Hale about his path to working for the city of Cortez, how he spends his day as the city manager, and some of the current projects and priorities that Cortez is working on.

Montezuma County Sheriff's Office

In this episode of Conversations With Dave, host Dave Hart talks with Montezuma County Sheriff Steve Nowlin about his personal path into a career in law enforcement and the changing perspectives and attitudes towards police officers across the country and in southwest Colorado.

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In this episode of Conversations With Dave, host Dave Hart talks with Executive Director Kellie Willis and Youth Program Director Kelli Unrein from the PiƱon Project Family Resource Center about the programs they offer for families and kids in Montezuma County, and a new youth suicide prevention program that is helping young people build strength and resiliency to face their challenges.