Academic excellence. Nurturing environment. Authentic faith.



Kevin McGinley is HCA’s Athletic Director.  Mr. McGinley holds an Associate of Arts degree from Arapahoe Community College, and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Northern Colorado.  On top of being coach and director at Heritage for twelve years, Mr. McGinley has been the senior pastor at SouthGate Church for twenty years.  Kevin and Cindy’s (his wife) heart for orphan care and adoption is reflected in the fact that five of their eight children are adopted.  He is involved in various church ministries in his role as senior pastor, and also enjoys helping to develop student-athletes at HCA.

FINANCE DIRECTOR – Jeannie Koehler

Jeannie Koehler is Heritage’s Finance Director.  Before coming to work at Heritage, Mrs. Koehler spent ten years at home with her family.  Prior to that, Mrs. Koehler graduated from the United States Military Academy, and served in the U.S. Army for five years as an Adjutant General officer.  For the past several years, Mrs. Koehler has spent countless hours volunteering and substituting at HCA.  She likes to spend her free time reading.


Heather Smith is HCA’s Communications Manager. Mrs. Smith has a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management from George Fox University, and a Master of Education from Montana State University – Billings. Prior to becoming the Communications Manager, Mrs. Smith spent six years teaching at HCA. She taught first grade for one year, sixth grade for three years and high school English for two years. She is currently in her thirteenth year at Heritage. Outside of HCA, Mrs. Smith spends her free time chasing after her kindergartener, reading, writing, and hiking.


Stephanie Belmarez is the first face you see when you walk in the door and the cheerful voice who answers the phone.  She is HCA’s Administrative Assistant & Registrar.  Mrs. Belmarez has spent a total of eleven years working at Heritage, as a substitute for two years and as the Administrative Assistant for nine.  Mrs. Belmarez loves to knit, crochet, craft, read, and spend time with her family.


Nicole Bargren is HCA’s Athletic Secretary. Nicole Bargren is a Fort Collins native and received her bachelor’s degree in Recreation Administration from the University of Northern Colorado. After residing in Steamboat Springs, where she met her husband and started a family,  Mrs. Bargren eventually moved back to the Front Range. She enjoys being around children and loves taking road trips with her husband and two boys.