Core Collective Bios


Lee loves children and has been involved with childcare since he was a teenager. Lee has worked at many summer camps, at the “Little Potatoes” childcare cooperative, and has done lots of in-home nannying. Lee is also an acupuncturist, loves gardening and herbal medicine, and is involved with different types of social justice work.


Lindsey and Kai

Lindsey is an educational justice advocate and former classroom teacher. Lindsey thinks kids are remarkable because of their sense of both wonder and justice. In addition to intergenerational movement building, Lindsey is into food justice, bicycles, and making things.




Morgan Matter is a parent and bike mechanic who has lived in Denver since 1982. Morgan has been involved with lots of grassroots organizing throughout the years and is excited to be able to support organizing efforts in a new capacity. Morgan believes that children are brilliant, magical creatures who have a lot to teach us about liberation.




Riley is a musician, landscaper, and amateur mycologist who enjoys reading sci-fi, queer theory and listening to all the podcasts. He is originally from Pueblo, but lives in Denver now. He likes introducing kids to new instruments and looks forward to working more with the Childcare Collective!