“The ELK staff is highly trained and dedicated to providing high quality educational opportunities to our community. We are committed to working with ELK for this reason.”

- Tom Boasberg,
Denver Public Schools Superintendent

Board Members

Heath Port, Chair
Molson Coors
Change Management Business Solutions Manager

Jaime Cabrera, Vice Chair
ALN Medical Management 
Vice President of Client Management

Jennifer Dunn, Treasurer
Assistant Vice President

Laurie Troge, Secretary
Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce
Executive Assistant

Mike Perez, Past Chair
MegaStar Financial
AVP of Business Development

Tara Alderfer
Architect, Channel Sales                                                                                                                                                                                                

Joedy Arnold
Denver Botanic Gardens

Ann Bennett
KBA & Associates, Inc.
President and Founder

Nicole Jackson
Denver Parks and Recreation


Meredith Knauf
Olsson Associates
Senior Scientist/Air Team Lead

Mike Mares
Walker-Dilworth Insurance Agency

Mustafa Menekse
Sage Hospitality
Area Director of Sales

Julie Murphy
Colorado Department of Natural Resources
Director of Energy and Minerals

Tyler N. Smith 
Xcel Energy
Area Manager, Community and Local Government Affairs

Bree Warot
Amora Group
Senior Event Designer

Rene Wriedt 
Sage Hospitality
Director of Sales & Marketing