Announcing our 2016 officers and new directors

Our board slate was unanimously approved by members at our annual meeting on Nov. 5, 2015. Thanks to all who attended.
 
We are delighted to announce our board officers for 2016:
  • Chair: Marla J. Williams, President and CEO, Community First Foundation (Continuing by virtue of a previous election to a two-year term)
  • Vice Chair: Mark D. Andersen, Executive Director, Yampa Valley Community Foundation
  • Secretary: Ned Calonge, President and CEO, The Colorado Trust
  • Treasurer:Joseph Ignat, Representative, Nord Family Foundation
The following directors have been elected to a first term starting Jan 1, 2016 and ending Dec. 31, 2018:
  • Ned Calonge, President and CEO, The Colorado Trust
  • Heather Carroll, President, Joseph Henry Edmondson Foundation
  • Anne Garcia, Chief Financial and Operating Officer, Rose Community Foundation
  • Amy Latham, Vice President of Philanthropy, Colorado Health Foundation
  • Gary Steuer, President and CEO, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation
  • Abel Wurmnest, Program Officer, Anschutz Family Foundation
The following director has been elected to a second term starting January 1, 2016 and ending Dec. 31, 2018
  • Ruth Rohs, Executive Director, IMA Foundation
Continuing on the board by virtue of a previous election:
  • Mark D. Andersen, Executive Director, Yampa Valley Community Foundation
  • Joe Ignat, Representative, Nord Family Foundation
  • Gary Butterworth, Senior Vice President, El Pomar Foundation
  • Ellen Sandberg, Executive Director, CH2M Foundation
  • Lynne Valencia, Vice President Community Relations, 9News/TEGNA Foundation
  • Marla J. Williams, President and CEO, Community First Foundation
And many thanks to directors completing their board service at the end of 2015: 
  • Rob Greenlee, Executive Director, Greenlee Family Foundation
  • Alyssa Anne Kopf, CEO, Community Shares of Colorado
  • Sue Renner, Executive Director, David & Laura Merage Foundation
  • Tamara Tormohlen, Executive Director, Aspen Communtiy Foundation
  • Chris Wiant, President & CEO, Caring for Colorado Foundation
Thank you to all of these individuals for their service on behalf of the sector.