2018 Colorado Springs Debutantes

By Linda Navarro Updated: June 15, 2018 at 12:33 pm • Published: June 13, 2018
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Twenty-one young women, graduates of seven area high schools this year, have been selected 2018 Colorado Springs Debutantes.

They were chosen for school achievements, volunteer activities and contributions to their community, as well as for the community contributions of their families.

The debutantes will be formally presented at the 52nd annual ball Dec. 22 at The Broadmoor.

Acquisitions for the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College are the philanthropic focus of the annual Debutante Ball.

These are the 21 Colorado Springs debutantes:

- Madison Sea Babcock, daughter of Dr. Michael James and Kelly Babcock and granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hart Babcock of Centennial and of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Lee Barrett of Castle Rock. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend Brigham Young University - Idaho.

- Morgan Isabel Bee, daughter of Dr. James Michael Bee and Dr. Sheila Suzanne Colaw Bee and granddaughter of Dr. and Mrs. Clifford Paul Bee of Coronado, Calif., and of Nathan Rene Colaw of Bartlesville, Okla., and the late Mrs. Colaw. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend the University of Colorado.

- Rebecca Jean Bodman, daughter of Dr. Mark Elden and Beverly Bodman and granddaughter of Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Foster Bodman of Colorado Springs and Charles Eugene Schumacher of Thornton and Mrs. James Fisher of Broomfield. She graduated from Air Academy High School and will attend Colorado State University - Honors Program.

- Mia Nicole Bukowski, daughter of Michael John and Marian Bukowski and granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Richard Lee Bukowski and of Mrs. Michael Lawrence Paglia of Colorado Springs and the late Michael Lawrence Paglia. She graduated from St. Mary's High School and will attend the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.

- Delaney Gwendolyn De Mott, daughter of Robert Windsor Jr. and Maureen De Mott and granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Windsor De Mott and of Mr. and Mrs. John Thomas Moore of Santa Clara, Calif. She graduated from Fountain Valley School and will attend San Diego State University.

- Sarah Mallory Hybl, daughter of Kyle Horrigan and Sally Hybl and granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Joseph Hybl of Colorado Springs and Mrs. Ted Triplett Lewis of Colorado Springs and the late Dr. Lewis. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend Georgetown University.

- Julia Suzanne LaForce, daughter of Mark Allan and Jeannine LaForce and granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rand Dale LaForce of El Dorado Hills, Calif, and of retired Army Lt. Col. Richard Ashley Beaumont and Mrs. Beaumont of Monterey, Calif. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend the University of Colorado.

- Elizabeth Rose La Joie, daughter of Mark Conrad and Virginia La Joie and granddaughter of the late Dr. William Joseph La Joie and the late Mrs. James Thomas and of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Bernard Keller. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend the University of Colorado.

- Madelyn Cathryn Lewis, daughter of Gregory Pierson and Cathryn Lewis and granddaughter of Mrs. Ted Triplett Lewis of Colorado Springs and the late Dr. Lewis and of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Arthur Crandall of Colorado Springs. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend the University of Colorado.

- London Avery Lyle, daughter of John Paul Lyle and Christine O'Brien and granddaughter of Paul Lyle of Plainview, Texas, and the late Mrs. Lyle and of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Harding Nall of Colorado Springs. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend the University of Colorado.

- Sarah Kathleen Miller, daughter of retired Navy Cmdr. Douglas Madison and Kathleen Miller and granddaughter of Carol Diane Tobin of La Mesa, Calif., and the late Bobbie Lloyd Miller and of Mr. and Mrs. James Royce Collopy of New Braunfels, Texas. She graduated from The Classical Academy and will attend Baylor University.

- Whitney Rose Moran, daughter of Michael Warren and Robin Moran and granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Robert Moran of Pueblo and retired Air Force Master Sgt. Gary Ronald Sarver and Mrs. Sarver of Colorado Springs. She graduated from Air Academy High School and will attend Long Island University Post.

- Preston Toliver Moskal, daughter of Tyler Stanley and Alicia Moskal and granddaughter of Stanley Larry Howard Moskal of Denver and the late Janet Toliver Moskal and of Wilfred Hall Brownfield II of Richmond, Va., and the late Mrs. Brownfield. She graduated from Air Academy High School and will attend The Barrett Honors College - Arizona State University.

- Piper Lola Negaard, daughter of Russell Hiram and Sandra Negaard and granddaughter of Mrs. Carman Duane Negaard of Colorado Springs and the late retired Army Lt. Col. Carman Duane Negaard and of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Edward Wilder of Naples, Fla. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend Western State Colorado University.

- Kathleen Jane Nelson, daughter of William Dennis and Laura Nelson and granddaughter of Mrs. Dennis Zebulon Nelson of Colorado Springs the late Dr. Nelson and of Mrs. John Alexander Thomas of Colorado Springs and the late Mr. Thomas. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend the University of Kansas.

- Hannah Elizabeth Reich, daughter of Daniel Sean and Michelle Reich and granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Adam Reich Jr. of Colorado Springs and of Mr. and Mrs. Giuseppe Tiseo of Colorado Springs. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend San Francisco State University.

- Claire Marie Fitzpatrick Ross, daughter of Dr. Scott Raymond and Sarah Ross and granddaughter of the late retired Army Sgt. 1st Class Raymond William Ross Jr. and the late Mrs. Ross and of the late Dr. and Mrs. James Alfred Hester. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and attends Mississippi State University.

- Tiana Jean Stepleton, daughter of Jon Elliott Stepleton and Tamra Leann Renzelman and granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Merlin Elliott Stepleton and the late Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Waldo Renzelman. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend the University of Colorado.

- Carolyn Day VanderWerf, daughter of Stan Lee and Elizabeth VanderWerf and granddaughter of Mrs. Nathan Hilbert VanderWerf of Glen Rock, N.J. and the late Rev. VanderWerf and of Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Berkeley Noland of Colorado Springs. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School and will attend the University of Colorado.

- Emma Jewell Walker, daughter of Jeffrey Thomas Walker and Judith Owen Walker and granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Thomas Walker of Lewiston, N.Y., and Mrs. John LaRocca of Colorado Springs and the late Mr. Carol Ray Owen. She graduated from The Colorado Springs School and will attend the University of Denver.

- Taylor Renee Weissman, daughter of Dean Jerome and Lori Weissman and granddaughter of Ms. Jean Marilyn Weissman of Colorado Springs and the late Rueben Nick Weissman and of Mr. and Mrs. James Donald Summerfield of Colorado Springs. She graduated from Pine Creek High School and will attend The Barrett Honors College - Arizona State University.

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