Kate Chrisman is a long-time dog lover, as well as an outdoor and urban enthusiast. Kate and her Chesapeake Bay Retriever, Riley, had many mountain and water-based adventures together for more than 13 years. After Riley’s passing, Kate was looking for an opportunity to help others, and was introduced to Canine Partners of the Rockies where she was quickly drawn in through the adorable puppies and beautiful dogs. Canine Partners of the Rockies proved to be a perfect match for her philanthropic endeavors. Kate runs a residential real estate brokerage business, Epiphron Real Estate, in Denver, and she holds an M.B.A. through the University of Denver, Daniels College of Business. She also had a successful real estate career for many years while living in San Francisco. Kate’s originally from Minneapolis and attended college at St. Lawrence University in upstate New York.