Marco Abarca
CEO
Ready Foods
Jandel Allen-Davis
Vice President of Government & External Relations
Kaiser Permanente
Angela Baier
CEO
CollegeInvest
Raymond Bellucci
Senior Managing Director
TIAA
Buck Blessing
CEO
Griffis/Blessing
Steve Carter
President & General Manager
9NEWS/KUSA-TV
Linda Cavanagh
President & CEO
AAA Colorado
Rob Cohen
Chairman & CEO
IMA Financial Group
Pete Coors
Chairman
MillerCoors
Lori Davis
Managing Partner
Grant Thornton LLP
David Eddy
Colorado Site Director
Boeing
Mike Fordyce
President & CEO
Craig Hospital
John Freyer Jr
President
Land Title Guarantee Company
Jean Galloway
Partner
Prosono
Barb Grogan
Founder
Western Industrial Contractors
David Henry
President
MPhasis Integrated
Bob Hottman
Founding Partner & CEO
EKS&H
Alice Jackson
President
Xcel Energy
Brandon Johnson
Principal
Johnson Financial Group
Phil Kalin
President & CEO
Pinnacol Assurance
Charlie Kercheval
Executive Vice President of Business Development
Alpine Bank
Jon Kinning
Co-Owner, COO and Executive Vice President
RK
Rich Linton
Executive Vice President of Operations, Empower Retirement
Great-West Financial
Chuck McDaniel
President & CEO
Lockton Companies
Chad McWhinney
CEO & Co-Founder
McWhinney
Taylor Merritt
CEO
Merritt Aluminum Products
Todd Munson
Colorado Market President
JP Morgan Chase & Co.
Zack Neumeyer
Founder & Chairman
Sage Hospitality
Tyler Nottberg
Chairman & CEO
U.S. Engineering
Steve Richards
President
Mile High Outdoor
Jodi Rolland
Market President
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Maja Rosenquist
Senior Vice President
Mortenson Construction
Hassan Salem
President
US Bank
Greg Schmidt
President & CEO
Saunders Construction
Mark Smith
Founding Principal
East-West Partners
Kent Thiry
Chairman & CEO
DaVita
Bob Tointon
President
Phelps-Tointon
Ken Tuchman
Chairman & CEO
TTEC
Ben Valore-Caplan
Founder & CEO
Syntrinsic Investment Counsel
Scott Wylie
Chairman & CEO
First Western Trust Financial

Board of Directors

Brent Abrahm
CEO
Accruit
Mark Bundy
COO
Lockton
Julie Dececco
Vice President &
Assistant General
Vail Resorts
Bob Deibel
President & CEO
OfficeScapes
Pat Donovan
Vice President of Business Development
Revolution Foods
Heidi Ganahl
Founder
Camp Bow Wow
Jerry Hartbarger
Vice President of Human Resources
Kaiser Permanente
Rich Herbst
Vice President of
Learning & Development
TTEC
Hollie Velasquez Horvath
Director of Community Relations
Xcel Energy
Bruce Hoyt
Senior Vice President of Investments
Gary Community Investments
Joe Kuntner
Director of Public Sector
Slalom
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Linda Peotter
President
Metal Trading Corp.
Jim Rechtin
President - CA Market/SVP
DaVita
Jesus Salazar
President & CEO
Prosono
Bruce Siegel
CEO
Karrikins Group
Dan Strait
Vice President of Project Development
U.S. Engineering
Al Timothy
Retired
MillerCoors
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Michele Warren
Senior Vice President
KeyBank

Board of Advisors

Akasha Absher

CCO, Syntrinsic Investment Counsel

Eric Adams

Portfolio Manager, Johnson Financial Group

Gabriel Arebalo

Vice President, Bank of the West 

Andy Arnold

President, AWA Ventures

Douglas Bonnie

Vice President, Financial Advisor Morgan Stanley

Brooke Borgen

President, Borgen Consulting

Mike Bowlby

Senior Vice President, Great Western Bank

Tom Brinegar

CFO & Vice President, PEAK Resources, Inc.

Eric Chapman

Vice President – Portfolio Manager, CoBiz Financial

Niki Close

Vice President – Review Appraiser, Citywide Banks

Justin Cooper

Vice President , Saunders Construction

Andy Davis

Director of Regulatory & Government Affairs, Comcast

Jackie Devine

Director of Community Outreach, Alpine Bank

Jennifer Engle

Senior Director, Fidelity Investments

Dave Fisher

Market President, FirstBank

Cory Foreman

VP of Payer Strategy, DispatchHealth

Christina Frantz

AVP of Talent Acquisition, Inclusion & Social Responsibility, Great-West Financial

Micah Gurard-Levin

Manager of Business Development, Liberty Global

 

Demesha Hill

Community Relations Manager, Janus Henderson Investors

Kevin Hobbs

VP of Marketing & Communications, AAA Colorado

Ray Johnson

Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Manager, IBM

Adam Jones

Senior Business Analyst, Janus Henderson Investors

Lina Kornmeyer

Vice President, Market Manager, Bank of America

Cassen LaBounty

Managing Director, TIAA

Jennifer Landers

Principal, Jaybird Group

Adrian J. Leonard IV

Associate, Sherman & Howard

Jason Lewis

Financial Advisor, Raymond James

Megan Mahncke

Vice President & CDO, Saint Joseph Hospital

Kynnie Martin

Senior Foundation Representative, Xcel Energy

Patrick McFarlen

Partner, EKS&H

Jason McMillan

Vice President, Flood & Peterson

Jon Milgrom

Attorney, Moye White

Jeremy Morgan

CEO, Elements Massage

Lindsey Morgan

Brand Manager, DanoneWave

Alexis Owen

Marketing Communications Manager, First Western Trust

Jon Pagnozzi

Sales Director, CollegeInvest

Wes Parham

State Government Affairs Manager, Xcel Energy

Joel Pennick

Senior Project Manager, JE Dunn Construction

Jeff Peotter

Chairman, Metal Trading Corp.

Kristi Pullar

Vice President of Internal Audit AML, Western Union

Brandy Radey

Senior Advisor, Sustainability & Communications, Suncor Energy

Claire Revenig

Audit Manager, Grant Thornton LLP

Ruth Rohs

Vice President of Corporate Communications, IMA Financial Group

Gloria Schoch

Community Affairs Manager, MillerCoors

Michael Simpson

CEO, Pairin

Kate Stabrawa

Director of Internal and External Communications, DaVita

Philipp Stephanus

Senior Vice President, DaVita

Mark Tapy

Apprenticeship Program Manager, Pinnacol Assurance

Barton Thompson

Associate Advisor, The Newell Team at Pinnacle Real Estate Advisors

Leo Tokar

Executive Vice President, Lockton Companies

Clay Tufly

Regional President of Mesa County, Alpine Bank

Donna Upson

Account Manager, Cigna

Sean VanBerschot

Vice President, Prosono

Greg Vochis

CFO, Delta Dental of Colorado

Hanne Thue Wolf

Vice President, Office of the CEO, Liberty Global

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