Agency Organization and Staff

ZoZo Group, Green ICE, ZoZo Internet Services and ZoZo Marketing Group are brands, trade names of ZoZo Group, LLC. ZoZo Group, LLC is a registered limited liability company within the State of Colorado and it is a certified DBE, MBE and SBE minority and women owned agency that is based in Denver, Colorado.

We are a collection of many talents. Feel free to read about the key staff members who will bring your marketing campaign to life.

Public Information and Communications Specialists

MIchelle Perez—
Public Information Specialist

Michelle is a graduate of Metropolitan State University of Denver with Bachelors degree in anthropology and journalism. She joined ZoZo Group in February 2015 and contributes more than five years of experience in journalism, including reporting and social media management. She is also responsible for public relations and event planning at a local non-profit.

Michelle Perez

Derek Staudt—Public Information Coordinator

Derek is a Colorado native with three years of experience in communications. He graduated from the University of Colorado Denver with a BA in Communications. At ZoZo Group, Derek handles public information for construction sites all around the state of Colorado. His background in writing and public relations strengthens ZoZo’s commitment to providing skilled, reliable communications for its clients and the affected public. A big sports fan, Derek can likely be found at sporting events around town when he’s not supporting public information efforts.

Dan Dutcher—Public Relations Assistant

Dan moved to Denver from Kansas in November of 2016. He graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communications. His experience includes an internship with the KU School of Business’s communications department and working a stint as a volunteer staff writer for the KU Gunn Center for the Study of Science Fiction. With several years of experience in communications, Dan brings a wealth of writing and editing knowledge to the ZoZo Group team. .

Erosion Control

Dustin Ivis—Erosion Control Specialist

Dustin is an erosion control specialist bringing years of construction and inspection experience to our team. Dustin earned his Bachelor of Science in geology from Metropolitan State University of Denver, and boasts extensive geology, soil, mineralogy and hydrology knowledge. Dustin has certifications and trainings in several specialties including a CDOT Transporation Erosion Control Supervisor certificate, the Colorado Stormwater Excellence Program (CSEP) and in Stormwater Managemen. Additionally he is an InterNACHI-certified Home Inspector. Dustin is dedicated to providing guidance and support for clients in maintaining permit and inspection compliance for all project needs.

Dustin Lee Ivis


Graphic Design

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Kathy Bone—Sr. Graphic Designer

Since joining the team in 2008, Kathy has developed collateral on public information projects and for other ZoZo Group entities. Her effectiveness is showcased in flyers and maps she develops for road construction projects that are communicative to the public and easily interpreted from a layman’s standpoint. Kathy has the ability to present a visual that conveys an idea with accuracy and ease, while also creating it to be clean, professional and aesthetically pleasing.

Jessica Ries

Jessica Ries—Graphic Designer

Jessica has more than 12 years of experience in graphic design and creative project management for print, publishing, advertising/marketing, video and front-end web design. Her multifaceted background in video, web and print design gives ZoZo Group the creative edge to handle any challenge. She holds several certificates in creative programs, including Multimedia, 3D Studio Max and Character Animation, and earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the Colorado Institute of Art.


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LaSheita Sayer —
Principal - Public Information Manager

LaSheita Sayer’s knowledge, expertise and passion converge in her roles as founder and chief marketing officer of ZoZo Group LLC. She has more than 20 years of experience in marketing communications and project management, and built an equally talented and diverse creative team for public outreach, involvement and relations for publicly funded construction projects, as well as marketing projects for law firms. A graduate of University of Colorado School of Business, Sayer earned her degree in marketing and international business and has specialized training in strategic planning, project management, crisis communication, public speaking and internet marketing. She serves as public information officer on road work projects, with the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT).

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TeQuia Barnett—Service Coordinator

With nearly 10 years of customer service and administrative support experience, TeQuia brings enthusiasm and dedication to her work at ZoZo Group. Her tenacity and attention to detail are second to none, and she regularly handles complicated and time-sensitive projects with ease. As a canvassing team leader, she coordinates workers to deliver materials to homes impacted by construction work. She keeps detailed logs and ensures accurate and timely delivery. She is a valued and trusted member of the team.

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Cheryl Hurd—Agency Administrator

Cheryl has many years of experience as an administrative assistant specializing in accounting and accounts receivable. As one of ZoZo Group’s senior employees, Cheryl has seen the agency develop and change throughout the years. Cheryl is a notary responsible for day-to-day agency operations and payroll, and has experience working with employee benefits and QuickBooks. Cheryl also leads a women’s group within her church.

Heidi Row

Heidi Row—Proposal Coordinator

Often the first impression a project team has of ZoZo Group, Heidi writes proposals and bids for various road work projects throughout the state. She also attends training and networking events to ensure the ZoZo Group name is out there and that the team has a steady flow of projects to work on. Heidi has experience in project management, copywriting, design, database management, event coordination and customer service. A Colorado State University graduate, Heidi received her B.S. in wildlife biology and is an active volunteer with the Foothills Animal Shelter.