“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

Jaime Cabrera, Chair
Colorado Perinatal Care Quality Collaborative
Executive Director

Laurie Troge, Vice-Chair
Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce 
Executive Assistant 

Jennifer Dunn, Treasurer
FirstBank
Assistant Vice President

Renee Wriedt, Secretary
Sage Hospitality
Director of Sales & Marketing

Heath Port, Past Chair
Molson Coors 
Change Management 

Tara Alderfer
Striim
Architect, Channel Sales                                   

Joedy Arnold      
Denver Botanic Gardens
Retired

Ann Bennett
KBA & Associates, Inc.
President and Founder

Nicole Jackson
Denver Parks and Recreation

Maintenance/Horticulture

Meredith Knauf
Olsson Associates
Senior Scientist/Air Team Lead

Mike Mares
Walker-Dilworth Insurance Agency
Partner

Mustafa Menekse
Sage Hospitality
Area Director of Sales

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

Bree Warot
Amora Group
Senior Event Designer