BOARD MEMBERS

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Mikaela Gibson, Chair

IMA Financial Group, Community Relations & Communications

Dr. Cristal Cisneros, Vice-Chair

Denver Preschool Program, Senior Director of Evaluation and Impact

Melanie Palmer, Treasurer

US Bank Private Wealth Management, Private Wealth Advisor, CFP

Kara Matsumoto,  Secretary

Conservation Lands Foundation, Policy Director

Patrick Walton, Past Chair

Denver Economic Development & Opportunity, Manager of Strategic Projects & Policy 

Rob Bayless

Elephant Energy, Project Manager & Wrangler

Mercedes Blea-Davis

Denver Language School, Student Engagement Coordinator/Life Skills Education Professional 

Grant Brown

Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Boating Safety and Registrations Program Manager 

Stephanie Henley

Xcel Energy, Corporate Economic Development Manager

Kristina Lance

Delta Dental of Colorado, Senior Digital Marketing & Graphic Design Specialist 

Parker McMullen Bushman

Inclusive Journeys, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer

Ecoinclusive, Justice, Equity & Inclusion Strategist

Ryan Nichols

Holland & Hart, Of Counsel

Jessica Ostermick

CBRE, Senior Vice President, Industrial & Logistics 

Carrol Rhead

Mondo West Real Estate, Co-Founder & Managing Broker

Tara Winward

FirstBank, Executive Vice President