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

Dan Ball, RBC Wealth Management
Jim Bershof, OZ Architecture
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
Mizraim Cordero, Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce
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
Mark Hopkins, Crescendo Capital Partners
Franz Kettwig, MWD Trading, LLC

Laurie Korneffel, Community Leader
RJ McArthur, Plante Moran
Brian McDonald, Community Leader
Marc McDonough, Charles Schwab
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, 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/Marathon(ex-officio)

Kevin Amolsch, Pine Financial Group, Inc.
Steve Bauerle, Entrepreneur
Michael Carmosino, Moss Adams, LLP
Allison Craig, Coldwell Banker Devonshire
Joseph Garcia, DaVita Healthcare Partners
Meilii Gensler, Charles Schwab
Kyle Gies, First Western Trust
Daniel Graham, Perkins Coie
Blane Harvey, Trig Point Capital
Jim Henderson, Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP
Kayla Holcomb, Gannett Fleming
Peter Hoselton, Savills Studley
Jordan Jhabvala, Charles Schwab
Robert Johnson lll, Sherida School District
Steve Korell, Republic Financial Corporation
Morgan Mahoney, CCIG
Nathan Markham, SM Energy
CJ Manning, Unison Group

 

Megan McIver, Howell Construction
Jeremy Morgan, Elements Massage
Carie Mueller Herman Miller
Chad Orvis, Mountain States Employers Council
Jamesy Owen, Denver City Attorney’s Office
Brett Petruzzi, Community Leader
Jillian Schulz, Grant Thornton
Margaret Shugrue, Northern Trust
Evan Sisneros, Citywide Banks
Phil Soderborg, Barrier Compliance Services
Allison Thornton, Deloitte Tax LLP
Caitlin Tuttle, Oracle
Raj Verma, United States Government Accountability Office
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
Richard L. Eicher
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