Board Leadership

Board of Directors

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver's Board of Directors is made up of community and business leaders dedicated to helping young people succeed. The Board of Directors provides fiscal management and strategic direction and, in addition, helps build a network of like-minded community members and organizations that can help the Clubs achieve its mission. The following are all independent, voting members of Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver's Board of Directors.

Chairman: Joseph C. Smith, Jr., BARTLIT BECK HERMAN PALENCHAR & SCOTT, LLP
Vice-Chairman:  David M. Hurtado
Secretary: Nancy Thonen, Suncor Energy

Libby Anschutz, The Anschutz Foundation
Dan Ball, RBC Wealth Management
Jim Bershof, OZ Architecture
Edward Brown, Retired Financial Advisor
Lambert Bunker, AthenaInvest, Inc.
Max Caulkins, Thrumcap Capital
Jeanne Collopy, Inactive, Attorney at Law
Mizraim Cordero, Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce
Marc Diamant, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Shreck, LLP
Joe Ellis, Denver Broncos Football Club
Scott Evans, Messner Reeves LLP
David Eves, Public Service Company of Colorado
Paul Ferguson, Brightstar Capital Partners, L.P.
Markus Funk, Perkins Coie
Sidney Gates, Community Leader
Larry Harmsen, Prologis
Bruce Hernandez, US Bank
David J. Hoerman, DaVita University School of Leadership
Mark Hopkins, Crescendo Capital Partners
Brandon Johnson, Johnson Financial Group, LLC
Franz Kettwig, MWD Trading, LLC
Laurie Korneffel, CenturyLink

Sherri Kroonenberg, Community Leader
Brian McDonald, Charles Schwab
Timothy Morris, Vermilion Energy USA
Jeff Nelligan, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Valeri Pappas, Davis & Ceriani PC (ex-officio)
Amy L. Parsons, Colorado State University System
Brent Powers, Powers Products Company
Steve Richards, Mile High Outdoor Advertising
Frank Romero, King Soopers/City Market
Agnes Ryan, CoBiz Private Client Advisors
Marty Schmitz, Citywide Banks of Colorado, Inc.
Robert M. Shopneck, Pinetree Financial Partners
Joe Slavik, Howell Construction
Mike Spaulding, Comcast
Walker Stapleton, State Treasurer, State of Colorado
Kent Stemper, BluSky Restoration Contractors, Inc.
Paul Taylor, Guaranty Bank and Trust Company
Michael Touff, M.D.C. Holdings, Inc./Richmond American Homes
Joe Van Haselen, MidWestOne Bank


Associate Board of Directors

Chairman: Andrew Morrison, MarkWest Energy Partners (ex-officio)
Vice-Chairman: Rob Ernstsen, CGI

Kevin Amolsch, Pine Financial Group, Inc.
Steve Bauerle, Entrepreneur 
Michael Carmosino, Hein & Associates 
Louie Cohen, FrontRange Capital Partners
Allison Craig, Coldwell Banker Devonshire
Rob Ernstsen, CGI
Joseph Garcia, DaVita Healthcare Partners
Meilii Gensler, Charles Schwab
Daniel Graham, Perkins Coie
Blane Harvey, Trig Point Capital
Jay Hermele, Moye White LLP
Jordan Jhabvala, Charles Schwab
Christopher Johnson, Jones & Keller, P.C.
Robert Johnson lll, Sherida School District
Steve Korell, Republic Financial Corporation
Morgan Mahoney, CCIG CJ Manning, KeyBank
Bruce McDonald, Dealer Commitment Services
Megan McIver, Howell Construction

Mike Miller, Heirloom Wealth Management
Ryan Molloy, Merrill Lynch
Jeremy Morgan, Elements Massage
Carie Mueller Herman Miller
Allison Neuenschwander, Deloitte Tax LLP
Jamesy Owen, Denver City Attorney’s Office
Scott Perry, LBA Realty
Brett Petruzzi, ParkiFi
Cyrus Rajabi, Jones & Keller, P.C.
Nichole Rothe, Transamerica Capital Management
Margaret Shugrue, Northern Trust
Evan Sisneros, Citywide Banks
Phil Soderborg, Barrier Compliance Services
Alex Trautman, Fulbright & Jaworski LLP
Caitlin Tuttle, Oracle
Raj Verma, United States Government Accountability Office
Meghan Wilkinson, Level 3
Kristina Zwettler, talentReef


Honorary Lifetime Board Members

Edwin W. Baker, Jr.
Samuel Butler, III
R. Gale Daniel
Richard L. Eicher
Pat Hamill
George Hopfenbeck
James R. Howell
R. Edgar Johnson
Charles J. Kall
C. Howard Kast

Charles H. Luther, Jr.
Steve McConahey
Neil McLagan
Shawn McLaughlin
Jim Mulligan
Lee Nelson
Thomas Owen
Jane Prancan
John Shaw
Jack A. Vickers