Members

IWF Colorado members hail from a broad array of industry sectors and expertise, and are recognized throughout Colorado, the nation and the world as key influencers, innovators, policy makers, thought leaders, and icons.

  • Colleen AbdoulahWOW! Internet Cable Phone Past CEO/Chair of the Board
  • Abrams, Alice Alice AbramsAlice Abrams Designer/Goldsmith President
  • Akasha AbsherSyntrinsic Investment Counsel President
  • Photo Coming Soon Raydean AcevedoResearch Management Consultants Inc. (RMCI) President & CEO
  • Adams, Tucker Tucker Adams Retired
  • Allen, Brenda Brenda Allen, PhDUniversity of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus Retired Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion
  • Allen-Davis, Jandel Jandel Allen-Davis, MDCraig Hospital President & CEO
  • Lyne AndrichFortis Financial, Inc. Chair of the Board
  • Arkle, Suzanne Suzanne ArkleZann & Associates Inc. President
  • Arsenault, Cynda Collins Cynda Collins ArsenaultSecure World Foundation President
  • Michele AshbyACE LLC Founder & CEO
  • Atkeson, Helen Helen AtkesonHogan Lovells US LLP Partner
  • Awad, Marti Marti AwadCardan Capital Partners Founding Partner
  • Cherie AxelrodWestern Union SVP Chief Auditor
  • Ayers, Ann Ann AyersUniversity of Denver Dean, Colorado Women's College
  • Angela BaierCollegeInvest and College Assist CEO
  • Katie Bakes, MDProfessor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, UCSOM PreHealth Medical Director at Denver Health
  • Avery BangBridges to Prosperity President & CEO
  • Banks, Cynthia Cynthia BanksFoundation for Global Scholars President
  • Michelle BarnesColorado Department of Human Services Executive Director
  • Barrett, Diane Diane Barrett
  • Bateman, J Bronwyn J Bronwyn Bateman, MDUCLA Semi-Retired, Stein Eye Institute, Clinical Professor
  • Photo Coming Soon Mary Beazley
  • KC Becker
  • Christy BelzEmpowerment Coaching and Consulting Founder
  • Benero, Christine Christine BeneroMile High United Way President & CEO
  • Sherry Benton, PhDTAO Connect, Inc. Founder and Chief Science Officer
  • Blackstone, Sandy Sandy Blackstone Retired Attorney and Economist
  • Blessmen, Kristen Kristen BlessmanColorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce President & CEO
  • Block, Shannon Shannon BlockSkillful Executive Director
  • Dessa BokidesNew Capital Strategies Founder & CEO
  • Bomba, Jane Okun Jane Okun BombaSaddle Ridge Consulting, LLC President
  • Dawn BookhardtButler Snow LLP Equity Partner
  • Bortz, Libby Libby BortzLibby Bortz, L.C.S.W, Ltd. Psychiatric Social Worker
  • Brackney, Deb Deborah Brackney Community Volunteer
  • Bridges, Barbara Barbara BridgesWomen + Film Founder
  • Broeren, Molly Molly Broeren
  • Brough, Kelly Kelly BroughDenver Metro Chamber of Commerce President & CEO
  • Brown, Alison Alison BrownNAVSYS Corporation President & CEO
  • Burgess, Denise Denise BurgessBurgess Services President & CEO
  • Raymonda BurgmanHERS (Higher Education Resource Services) Director, Programs and Research
  • Burt, Carol Carol BurtBurt-Hilliard Investments Principal
  • Cadavid, Toti Toti CadavidEssencialize LLC Founding Partner
  • Photo Coming Soon Susan CampbellColorado State University Graduate Student, Warner School of Natural Resources
  • Carter, Mollie Mollie CarterSunflower Bank Executive Chairman
  • Casteel, Lauren Lauren CasteelThe Women’s Foundation of Colorado President & CEO
  • Chambers, Merle Merle ChambersLeith Ventures LLC President & CEO
  • Chavez D'Angelo, Luella Luella Chavez D’AngeloUnited States Olympic & Paralympic Committee Chief Marketing & Communications Officer
  • Chermak Dillen, Anne Anne Chermak DillenDillen Associates, LLC Co-Director
  • Linda ChildearsDaniels Fund President Emeritus
  • Clark, Leanna Leanna ClarkGirl Scouts of Colorado CEO
  • Concordia, Liz Elizabeth ConcordiaUC Health
  • Beth ConoverCSU Salazar Center for North American Conservation Executive Director
  • Cook, Gay Gay CookThe Colorado Trust
  • Sandy CookRetired Corporate Executive Community Volunteer & Philanthropist
  • Lu Cordova, PhDState of Colorado Governor's Advisor on Efficiencies and Digital Transformation
  • Cornelius, Lala Lala CorneliusKaiser Permanente Medical Oncology/Hematology
  • Cowart, Vicki Vicki CowartPlanned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains President & CEO
  • Kay CowlingCowling Advisory Services CEO
  • Curtis, Kim Kim CurtisWealth Legacy Institute, Inc. President & CEO
  • Lesley DahlkemperJefferson County Jefferson County Commissioner
  • Sandra Dallas Writer
  • Susan Damour Retired
  • Daphne DavidNorth Suburban Medical Center CEO
  • Davidson, Janine Janine DavidsonMetropolitan State University Denver President
  • Decatur, Raylene Raylene DecaturDecatur & Company LLC President
  • DeMuth, Debbie Debbie DeMuth
  • Doherty, Christie Christie DohertyTrinity Partners President
  • Jami DuffyYouth on Record (YOR) Executive Director
  • Duran, Benita Benita DuranDuran & Associates Public Affairs Consulting Principal
  • Lucille EchohawkCasey Family Programs Retired Strategic Advisor
  • Lindy Eichenbaum LentRose Community Foundation President & CEO
  • Maigread EichtenAlitum Partners, Inc. Founder & President
  • English, Laura Laura EnglishKaiser Permanente CFO
  • Photo Coming Soon Hannah EvansHIE Enterprises Psychologist
  • Everding, Lee Lee EverdingDenver Eclectics, LLC Director
  • Photo Coming Soon Kathy Farley
  • Faulkenberry, Barbara Barbara FaulkenberryCallon Petroleum & USA Truck Independent Director
  • Fay, Dawn Dawn FayWonderbound President
  • Natasha FeltenColorado Commercial Companies President
  • Robin FineganAmerican Red Cross Disaster Management Specialist
  • Fineran, Carolyn Carolyn FineranTapestry Ltd., Gypsies Collection Owner
  • Finlon, Cathey Cathey FinlonRetired President, Denver Art Museum; Retired Chairman & CEO, McClain Finlon Advertising
  • Verna FitzsimmonsHERS (Higher Education Resource Services) President
  • Bethany Fleck Dillen, PhDMetropolitan State University of Denver Professor, Dept. of Psychological Sciences
  • Hinnen, Patricia Foley Patricia Foley HinnenCapital Sisters International Founder & CEO
  • Fontneau, Patty Patty FontneauCigna President, Benefit Exhchange and Technology Solutions Business
  • Foote, Stephanie Stephanie FooteGirl Scouts of Colorado Retired President & CEO
  • Gabow, Patricia Patricia Gabow, MDDenver Health Reitred CEO & Medical Director
  • Gampel, Elaine Elaine Gampel, CIMAUBS Financial Services Inc. Senior Vice President Senior Managed Accounts Consultant
  • Lynn GangoneAmerican Association of Colleges for Teacher Education President & CEO
  • Kayla GarciaMolson Coors Director of Community Affairs
  • Garcia Berry, Maria Maria Garcia BerryCRL Associates Inc. Founder & Chairman of the Board
  • Gifford, Shannon Shannon GiffordCity and County of Denver Deputy Chief Projects Officer
  • Gold, Katherine Katherine GoldGold Bug Inc. President
  • Alison GriffinWhiteboard Advisors Senior Vice President
  • Barbara GroganWestern Industrial Contractors Founder
  • Guerrero-Mahon, Nilsa Nilsa Guerrero-MahonNGM Consulting, LLC President
  • Haddon, Bev Beverly HaddonStapleton Foundation for Sustainable Urban Communities CEO
  • Photo Coming Soon Melinda Harper, CPAHarper Hofer & Associates LLC Founding Member
  • Hicks, Ann Ann Harrison HicksBackgroundUSA, Nouvelle Properties & USAVital Owner
  • Hart, Cathy Cathy HartXCEL Energy Inc. Retired Corporate Secretary and VP Corporate Services
  • Heath, Josie Josephine HeathColorado State Land Board Commissioner
  • Helms, Susan Susan HelmsOrbital Space Visions, LLC Principle
  • Amanda HendersonIliff School of Theology Director of The Institute of Religion, Politics & Culture
  • Kay HenzeBlackstone Entrepreneurs Network CEO
  • Hernandez, Rufina Rufina HernándezUniversity of Denver Associate Director of the Office of Equal Opportunity
  • Demesha HillJanus Henderson Investors Head of Diversity and Community Relations
  • Hirschfeld, Arlene Arlene Hirschfeld Community Volunteer and Activist
  • Sarah HirshlandUnited States Olympic & Paralympic Committee CEO
  • Hodgson, Kathy Kathy HodgsonCity of Lakewood City Manager
  • Hoeppner, Margaret Margaret HoeppnerColorado Symphony Orchestra Cellist
  • Horrell, Dorothy Dorothy HorrellUniversity of Colorado Denver Chancellor
  • Huggins, Tracy Tracy HugginsDenver Urban Renewal Authority Executive Director
  • Lauren HughesUniversity of Colorado School of Medicine State Policy Director, Farley Health Policy Center & Associate Professor, Dept. of Family Medicine
  • Alice JacksonXcel Energy - Colorado President
  • Jeske, Michelle Michelle JeskeDenver Public Library City Librarian
  • Photo Coming Soon Lynda Johnson
  • Jones, Jean Jean JonesGirl Scouts-Mile Hi Council Retired President & CEO
  • Janet KavandiSierra Space Executive Vice President, Space Group
  • LaTonya KeatonCoBank Vice President, Senior Relationship Manager
  • Alice Kelly Community Activist
  • Vanecia KerrMile High United Way Chief Impact Officer
  • Shauna Vollmer KingInternational Medical Relief Founder & President
  • Klinge, Patti Patti Klinge Retired Executive Vice President, Human Resources
  • Rebecca (Becky) KourlisInstitute for the Advancement of the American Legal System Executive Director
  • Barbara KreismanUniversity of Denver, Daniels College of Business Emerita Professor
  • Lamm, Dottie Dottie Lamm Writer, Public Speaker, Political Advocate, Consultant
  • Lisa Latts, MDRocky Mountain Health Plans Chief Medical Officer
  • Patricia LepianiThe Idea Marketing President
  • Jen LesterPhilosophy Communication, Inc Co-Founder & CEO
  • Photo Coming Soon Victoria LivingstonLivingston Western Real Estate President
  • Lucas, Cathy Cathy LucasMetropolitan State University of Denver Chief of Staff & Vice President of Strategy
  • MacWilliams, Katie Katie MacWilliamsCardian BCT Inc. Retired CFO
  • Adrienne MansanaresPlanned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains Chief Experience Officer
  • Photo Coming Soon Christine Marquez-HudsonMSU Denver Foundation VP of University Advancement & Executive Director
  • Jan MartinGarden of the Gods Foundation President
  • McCallin, Nancy Nancy McCallinColorado Community College System President Emeritus
  • McCann, Beth Beth McCannDenver District Attorney's Office Denver District Attorney
  • Anne McCarthyWestmeath Global Communications Founder
  • Joyce McConnellColorado State University President
  • McCormick, Carolyn Carolyn McCormickPeak HR Consulting LLC Principal
  • McDonald, Maureen Maureen McDonaldHealthONE AVP, Community Engagement
  • Photo Coming Soon Barbara McDonnellColorado Community College System Retired Vice President for Legal Affairs
  • Rosland McLeodSCL Health Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary
  • Karen McNeil-MillerThe Colorado Health Foundation President & CEO
  • Sarah MelchingDenver Art Museum Director of Conservation
  • Menogan, Annita Annita MenoganRed Robin Gourmet Burgers Retired Senior Vice President & Chief Legal Officer
  • Michaels, Jane Jane MichaelsHolland & Hart LLP Partner
  • Photo Coming Soon Alethia Morgan, MDPatient Safety and Risk Management Physician Risk Manager
  • Mowry, Barbara Barbara MowryGore Creek Advisors CEO and Independent Corporate Director
  • Donna NelsonCity of Colorado Springs Program Leader
  • Noonan, Mary Mary NoonanDelta Dental of Colorado, Board Chair; Center for Women's Health Research, Anschutz Medical Campus, Advisory Board Member
  • O'Leary, Denise Denise O’Leary Private Investor/Corporate Director
  • Orullian, LaRae B. LaRae OrullianGuaranty Bank and Frontier Airlines Retired Vice Chair of the Board
  • Debra PainApollo Group Retired Executive Vice President
  • Cindy ParsonsComcast VP Market Planning & Strategy
  • Pat Pascoe Writer about Politics and Education
  • Paul, Kathryn Kathryn Paul Retired
  • Carolyn PaulANB Financial Services President (Ret.)
  • Sue PaytonSCI Aerospace, Inc Owner
  • Beth PerezDaVita, Inc Vice President
  • Teresa PorterISYS Technologies Owner & CEO
  • Regensteiner, Judith Judith RegensteinerUniversity of Colorado School of Medicine Professor and Director of the Center for Women's Health Research
  • Jennifer ReichUniversity of Colorado Denver Professor of Sociology
  • Mary RhinehartJohns Manville Corporation Chairman, President & CEO
  • Roberta RobinetteAT&T President
  • Toni RodgersWonderful One, Inc. McDonald's Owner
  • Rosenquist, Maja Maja RosenquistMortenson Construction Senior Vice President
  • Ryan, Cindy Cynthia “Cindy” RyanJohns Manville Senior Vice President & General Counsel
  • Sanchez, Merri Merri SanchezThe Aerospace Corporation Principal Advisor
  • Stephanie SantoricoUniversity of Colorado Denver Professor and Associate Dean
  • Saunders, Jeanne Jeanne SaundersSaunders Financial Objective Financial Advocate
  • Schell, Susan Susan SchellColorado State University College of Business Director
  • Schloss, Kristy Kristy SchlossSchloss Engineered Equipment, Inc. President
  • Schoettler, Gail Gail Schoettler, PhDeGlobal Education and Whistler Partnership Partner; Former U.S. Ambassador Colorado Lt. Governor
  • Jane Schumaker University of Colorado School of Medicine and University Physicians, Inc. Sr. Associate Dean and Executive Director
  • Jamey SeelyCovetrus, Inc. SVP, General Counsel & Secretary
  • Shockley-Zalabak, Pam Pamela Shockley-ZalabakUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs Chancellor
  • Shreve, Sandra Sandra ShreveAurora Public Schools Retired Asst. Superintendent of Human Resources
  • Shannon SislerCrocs SVP & Chief People Officer
  • Mary SisselUniversity of Colorado Foundation Vice Chair, Board of Directors
  • Berni SloweyBurning Journeys; and Vast Universe Productions President & CEO
  • Photo Coming Soon Brenda Smith
  • Photo Coming Soon Jan SteiertEMX Royalty Corporation Retired Chief Legal Officer
  • Stewart, Maren Maren StewartTaloma Partners, LLC
  • Strom, Bernee Bernee StromCascadia Capital Senior Advisor
  • Stryker, Pat Pat StrykerPresident Bohemian Foundation Chairman Bohemian Companies
  • Photo Coming Soon Mary Stuart
  • Karen StuartKaren Stuart Consulting Inc. President
  • Deirdre SullivanUnited Way of Larimer County President & CEO
  • Nancy SullivanTransitionPoints LLC Executive Director
  • Sunshine, Cathy Cathy SunshineThe Sunshine Group LLC President
  • Theresa Szczurek, PhDTechnology and Management Solutions; Former state CIO CEO
  • Takeda-Tinker, Becky Becky Takeda-Tinker, PhDCSU System Chief Educational Innovation Officer
  • Tanner, Gloria Gloria TannerNational Organization of Black Elected Legislative Women Executive Director
  • Tate, Faye Valencia Faye TateCoBank Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion
  • Stephanie Tavares-RanceRun & Shoot Filmworks, Inc President
  • Olivia ThompsonAlloSource Retired Chief Financial Officer
  • Shelley ThompsonDenver Health Foundation Director of Major Gifts
  • Tietjen, Jill Jill Tietjen, PETechnically Speaking Inc. President & CEO
  • Kristin ToddCommunity Foundation of Northern Colorado President & CEO
  • Elaine TorresCBS4, KCNC-TV Community Affairs Director
  • Photo Coming Soon Caroline TurnerDifferenceWORKS LLC Principal
  • Utter, Marilee Marilee UtterCitiventure Associates President
  • VanSteenhouse, Andrea Andrea VanSteenhouseStress Management Inc. Simpler Life Press
  • Jane VennardUnited Church of Christ, The Iliff School of Theology Retired Reverend
  • Wagner, Judith Judith WagnerElecting Women PAC Partner
  • Walker, Beth Beth WalkerColorado State University Dean, College of Business
  • Colleen WalkerAuraria Higher Education Center CEO
  • Nancy WalshDenver Museum of Nature & Science Vice President of Experiences & Partnerships
  • Ward, Tamra Tamra WardColorado Concern President & CEO
  • Waters, Kristin Kristin Waters, PhDDenver Public Schools Principal, George Washington High School
  • Yolanda WebbCO Dept. of Human Services/WEBB Advisory Group State Office Director/Principal Advisor
  • Photo Coming Soon Rosemary Weiss Hertz Retired CPA
  • Photo Coming Soon Diane WendtUniversity of Denver Retired Senior Associate Athletic Director
  • Jo Lynne Whiting
  • Wilderer, Mirka Mirka Wilderer, PhDDe Nora Water Technologies CEO
  • Williams, Marla Marla WilliamsSturm Financial Group; Merle Chambers Fund Board of Directors
  • Woloson, Eliza Eliza WolosonWomen Have Wings Co-Founder & Managing Director
  • Woods, Sandra Sandra WoodsWoods Properties LLC President
  • Gaye WoodsSCL Health System Director Community Benefit & Population Health
  • Jill WrightExecutiveshine CEO