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Cultivating Hope Board Members

Michelle Macdonald

Executive Director

Michelle has had a passion for horticulture and animals all her life.  Michelle worked as a Licensed Physical Therapist for over 20 years and is the founder and past owner of Rocky Mountain Physical Therapy.  Michelle has a strong passion for the benefits of therapeutic horticulture and animal-assisted therapy.  She enjoys milking her goats, caring for her chickens, working in the garden and riding her horses.  Michelle loves to share her passion for the land and animals and looks forward to helping enrich the lives of others.

Rachel Congleton

Director of Operations/Secretary

hello I'm Rachel! I'm am a CSU graduate with a degree in Business Finance. I have always had a passion for outdoors, animals, and meeting new people. I'm very excited to be a part of Hope Farms and get to help the community! Animals and gardening are a big part of my life and I'm so grateful to be part of this amazing nonprofit. 

Jody Faught

Director of Marketing

Jody spent her youth in a rural farming community in northern Nevada. As an adult she spent several decades building a career as a marketing designer, art director, creative director and business owner. She is now focusing on her fine art career. community involvement, and playing In Colorado‚Äôs spectacular outdoors.  

AJ Macdonald


AJ is a Financial Advisor and President and Owner of Macdonald Financial Services in Loveland, CO.  AJ married Michelle in 2017 and they have a blended family of 5 wonderful children.  AJ supports Michelle in her passions and enjoys helping in the garden and milking the goats when needed. AJ has a passion for giving back and has been a big supporter of Cultivating Hope at Hope Farms.