Advocates of Routt County, child advocacy center director stepping down
The leader of a local advocacy group has resigned to accept a position with a bipartisan think tank in Washington, D.C.
Lisel Petis, the current executive director of Better Tomorrow, the umbrella organization for Advocates of Routt County and Brighter World Child Advocacy Center, will step down Oct. 15. She will be working remotely with R Street Institute as senior fellow for its criminal justice and civil liberties division. Petis worked as a prosecutor before joining Better Tomorrow where she served in the executive director position for three and a half years.