Colorado Advisory Board

Since its founding in 1981, Don Brandes has been the founder and president of Design Studios West, Inc. In 2012, Matrix Design Group, Inc. (Matrix) acquired Design Studios West, Inc. to expand their national professional practice in planning, urban design and landscape architectural services....

Charles G. "Chuck" Cannon is a private investor, philanthropist and Chair of the Gates Family Foundation, which was formed out of the assets of Gates Rubber Company when it was sold to Tompkins PLC in the late 1990s. He also is trust manager of Bear Creek, Inc., which holds the remaining assets...

For the past four years, Greg Felt has been a co-owner of Ark Anglers FlyFishing in Buena Vista Salida, and Pueblo.  Ark Anglers provides premium fishing guiding services and equipment on the Arkansas, South Platte River and high lakes. ...

Rick Garcia served as a Councilmember from 2003-2010 representing the historic neighborhoods of Northwest Denver. Previously, Rick was an elected Regional Transportation District board member where he was an early leader of the West Light Rail and the Gold Line transit projects. During Rick’s...

Beverly Griffith, Austin TX/Crested Butte CO, served two terms as an elected member of the Austin City Council and a member of the Board of Directors of the Capital Area Metropolitan Transit Authority. She has been an ardent supporter of Texas parks and open space efforts, serving as chair of...

Happy Haynes has been an Assistant to the Superintendent for Community Partnerships since October 2005 and oversees the district's initiatives on parent involvement, school partnerships, school culture and climate, mentoring and volunteer programs. She previously spent 26 years in local city...

Peter Kirsch is a founding partner with the law firm of Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell, with offices in Denver and Washington, DC.  His practice emphasizes environmental and land use law, and public-sector negotiations.  He most often...

Mike LaMair is the founder of RiverBank Commercial Real Estate LLC. In 1991 RiverBank was formed for the purpose of facilitating real estate transactions, primarily undeveloped land, in both brokerage and investment capacities. The geographical area of activity is primarily the Colorado Front...

Kim Morss is a Community Volunteer in Denver and in Greenwood Village and has been on TPL's Advisory Council since 1999, when she left her professional career as Counsel and Legislative Liaison for the Colorado Judicial Department. Prior to 1985 when she joined the Colorado Judicial Department,...

Jeff is a former Partner and Managing Director at Goldman Sachs. He served as Global Head of Risk Management and Trading for Goldman's Commodities and Money Market Businesses. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs in 1993, Jeff worked for Chevron Corporation in San Francisco and Houston. Jeff is former...

Pages: