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 LLP
Vice-Chairman:  David M. Hurtado, Western Union
Secretary:  Nancy Thonen, Suncor Energy

Armin Afsahi, University of Denver
Dan Ball, RBC Wealth Management
Jim Bershof, OZ Architecture
Brittany Bowlen, McKinsey & Company
Marc Braunstein, Community Leader
Edward Brown, Retired Financial Advisor
Lambert Bunker, AthenaInvest, Inc.
Max Caulkins, Thrumcap Capital
Bob J. Clark, 3 Bear Energy, LLC
Jeanne Collopy, Inactive, Attorney at Law
Marc Diamant, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Shreck, LLP
Joe Ellis, Denver Broncos Football Club
Avrum Elmakis, TDBBS LLC
Scott Evans, Messner Reeves LLP
David Eves, Public Service Company of Colorado
Sidney Gates, Community Leader
Larry Harmsen, Prologis
Bruce Hernandez, US Bank
David J. Hoerman, DaVita University School of Leadership
Brian M. Holland, Mortenson Construction
Mark Hopkins, Crescendo Capital Partners
Franz Kettwig, MWD Trading, LLC
Andy Klein, Westside Investment Partners

Laurie Korneffel, Community Leader
RJ McArthur, Plante Moran
Brian McDonald, Morgan Stanley
Marc McDonough, Charles Schwab
Zach McGuire, MasTec Advanced Technologies Group
Andrew Morrison, MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P.  (ex-officio)
Jeff Nelligan, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Valeri Pappas, Davis & Ceriani PC
Amy L. Parsons, Colorado State University System
Brent Powers, Powers Products Company
Chris Rapp, Apex IT
Steve Richards, Mile High Outdoor Advertising
Marty Schmitz, Citywide Banks of Colorado, Inc.
Robert M. Shopneck, Pinetree Financial Partners
Joe Slavik, Howell Construction
Mike Spaulding, Comcast
Walker Stapleton, Community Leader
Kent Stemper, BluSky Restoration Contractors, Inc.
Chris Stoeber, The Integer Group
Michael Touff, M.D.C. Holdings, Inc./Richmond American Homes
Joe Van Haselen, MidWestOne Bank

Associate Board of Directors

Chairman: Andrew Morrison, MarkWest/Marathon (ex-officio)
Vice-Chairman: Jordan Jhabvala, Charles Schwab

Kevin Amolsch, Pine Financial Group, Inc.
Steve Bauerle, Entrepreneur
Michael Carmosino, Moss Adams, LLP
Allison Craig, Coldwell Banker Devonshire
Jared Frost, Keller Williams Realty Downtown, LLC
Joseph Garcia, DaVita Healthcare Partners
Meilii Gensler, Charles Schwab
Kyle Gies, UMB Bank
Daniel Graham, Perkins Coie
Blane Harvey, Trig Point Capital
Jim Henderson, Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP
Kayla Holcomb, Azevtec
Peter Hoselton, Savills Studley
Nikki Jain, Fidelity Investments
Steve Korell, Republic Financial Corporation

Morgan Mahoney, CCIG
Esha Masood, Optiv
Nathan Markham, SM Energy
Megan McIverIA Interior Architects
Jeremy Morgan, Elements Massage
Robert Naughton, US Bank
Carie Mueller Herman Miller
Jamesy Trautman, Denver City Attorney’s Office
Jillian Schulz, Grant Thornton
Evan Sisneros, Citywide Banks
Megan Slavik, Polsinelli
Brad Swanson, Agility 11
Meghan Wilkinson, CenturyLink
Kieffer Williams, Graland Country Day School
Kristina Zwettler, talentReef

Honorary Lifetime Board

Edwin W. Baker, Jr.
Samuel Butler, III
R. Gale Daniel
Sidney Gates
Pat Hamill
George Hopfenbeck
James R. Howell
R. Edgar Johnson
Charles J. Kall

C. Howard Kast
Steve McConahey
Charles H. Luther, Jr.
J. Neil McLagan
Shawn McLaughlin
Jim Mulligan
Tom O’Donnell
Thomas Owen
Jane Prancan
John Shaw