“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
FirstBank
Assistant Vice President

Laurie Troge, Secretary
Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce
Executive Assistant

Mike Perez, Past Chair
MegaStar Financial
AVP of Business Development

Joedy Arnold
Denver Botanic Gardens
Retired

Ann Bennett
KBA & Associates, Inc.
President and Founder

Tara Bruckert
Striim
Architect, Channel Sales

Chad Grell
Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP
Litigation and Employment Law Associate

Meredith Knauf
Summit Midstream Partners, LLC
Air Quality Specialist

Mike Mares
Walker-Dilworth Insurance Agency
Partner

Mustafa Menekse
Sage Hospitality
Area Director of Sales

Julie Murphy
Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Hearings and Regulatory Affairs Manager

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

Rene Wriedt 
Sage Hospitality
Director of Sales & Marketing