NOCO Style is the region’s leading lifestyle resource that connects readers to the community. We focus on the people, places and events that make Northern Colorado a special place to live and work.
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Tonja has been in the publishing industry since 1997. Since purchasing NOCO Style in September 2017, the journey has been exciting getting to know all of the wonderful people throughout Northern Colorado and bringing them valuable information about what makes NOCO special.
In her spare time, she enjoys dining out and vacationing with her husband, Rob, and spending time with their two daughters, Ashley and Casey, and their growing families which now include three grandchildren. She also enjoys boating on Lonetree Reservoir and spoiling their dog, Harley.
Laurel has always called Northern Colorado home. A Fort Collins native, she enjoys long bike rides, tending to her garden, paddleboarding at Horsetooth Reservoir, camping and fishing in the mountains and listening to live music on a sunny downtown patio. She married her high school sweetheart in 2022 and is completely obsessed with her Great Pyrenees mix, Twyla.
Laurel got her start in magazine writing at Denver Life Magazine and has spent many years writing for regional lifestyle publications, including AvidLifestyle Magazine and NOCO Style. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in sociology from Colorado State University, where she got involved with student media and fell in love with the art of storytelling.
Born and raised in the sports town of Westfield, New Jersey, Jon graduated from the Morristown Beard School and attended St. Lawrence University, where he played lacrosse and majored in economics and corporate finance. Rather than pursue a financial career in New York, he headed to Bozeman, Montana, so he could pursue his passion for hunting and fishing. While living on the Gallatin River, Jon worked for several national magazines and media sources throughout the northwest.
After working for four years in Bozeman, Jon moved to Windsor where he began working with STYLE magazine and guiding waterfowl hunting on the Front Range. Jon has done advertising sales for NOCO Style for many, many years. Jon lives with his wife, Sharis and daughter, Briar. In his spare time, he enjoys fly fishing and traveling with his family.
Lydia has been part of the Northern Colorado business community for many years. After opening four retail fashion and gift stores in Fort Collins and Greeley, she launched, what is today, NOCO Style magazine. She continues to enjoy working with her clients as an account executive. Lydia also believes in giving back to her community and in 2001 started the nonprofit Hope Lives! The Lydia Dody Breast Cancer Support Center to provide complementary care services to women diagnosed with breast cancer. Lydia has two daughters, Meredith and Ali. Rounding out her household are pets, Dyna the cat, and LuLu, the playful King Charles Cavalier Pekinese mix. Lydia enjoys working out, the arts, discovering new restaurants and planting flowers in the spring.
Account Executive & Marketing Specialist
Ashley embraces the Northern Colorado community. You can often find Ashley around town networking at community events. She graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver in 2016 with a bachelor of arts degree in marketing with a minor in sales. She enjoys traveling, finding good restaurants, and spending time with her husband, Cameron, their two sons, Duke and Decker, and their dog, Jocco.
Marketing & Communications Coordinator
Jordan (Jo) is a NOCO native, she grew up in Fort Collins and has been enmeshed in the community for as long as she can remember. Jordan graduated from the University of Wyoming in 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in English studies and a minor in marketing. She has a heart for nonprofits and a passion for connecting people with one another and with the Northern Colorado community.
She enjoys going on a good run, escaping to Red Feather Lakes, doodling away and spending time with her friends and family.
Maya has been designing print publications since 2012. She began her career with a nationwide rodeo magazine while earning her graphic design degree through Central Wyoming College. Her professional development later expanded to regional photography magazines based out of Northern Colorado. Although raised in Wyoming, Maya has lived in various states such as Michigan and Oregon but is now proud to call NOCO her home. When not designing, she’s enjoying time with her husband and two children paddle boarding, camping and having movie nights.
Michael is highly creative with extensive experience in marketing and print design. A lifelong resident of Colorado, Michael is a proud graduate of Colorado State University with a BFA in Graphic Design and a BA in Speech Communications. When he is not busy designing, Michael enjoys exploring the beauty of Colorado, hiking, golfing, gardening, tackling a myriad of home improvement projects, and anything that involves spending time with his family and close friends.