Board of Directors

Meet the folks who make it all happen:

  • Brian Fakharzadeh, Chair of the Board, Western Energy Alliance
  • Josh Hanfling, Sewald Hanfling Public Affairs
  • Laura Douglas, Executive Director (non-voting)
  • Brandon DeBenedet, D.A. Davidson & Co.
  • Sam Dudley
  • Andrew Elliott, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP
  • Nick Fogel, Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh Jardine PC
  • Lynea Hansen, Hansen Communications
  • Father David Kenney, The Church of St. Augustine
  • Brent Kline, Kline Alvarado Veio, P.C.
  • Annie Miklus, Encana
  • Josh Phair, Walmart
  • Debi Roe, Encana
  • Steve Sander, City & County of Denver, Sander Marketing Group
  • Amanda Schoultz, Council Aide, Office of Council President Christopher Herndon

Ex Officio

  • Christian Anschutz, Western Development Group, LLC
  • Richard Benenson, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP
  • Christine Benero, Mile High United Way
  • David J. Cole, David J. Cole & Associates
  • Walt DeHaven, KCNC TV
  • Mike Dino, Patton Boggs LLP
  • Steve Farber, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP
  • James Greenwell, Datria Systems, Inc.
  • Andrew Hudson, Andrew Hudson’s Jobs List
  • Walter Isenberg, Sage Hospitality Resources
  • Paul López, Denver City Council District 3
  • David McReynolds, Columbine Health Plan
  • Sarah Moss
  • Chris Mueser, Legacy Wealth Partners, Public Safety Financial Group
  • Holly Nichols, CRL Associates
  • Casey Nikoloric, TEN|10 Group
  • Mary Santos Schoolmeester
  • Meg Satrom, Circuit Media, LLC
  • Jake Schroeder, Denver PAL