Colorado Advisory Board

Brownell Bailey has been involved in land development-low impact mountain resorts (residential, recreational and commercial), land trades with the USFS, wetlands restoration, and Denver metro area commercial redevelopment, "big box" commercial and town home/golf development since 1980.

Peter D. Bowes is President of Bowes and Company, a Denver appraisal and counseling firm.

Since its founding in 1981, Don Brandes has been the founder and president of Design Studios West, Inc.

Charles G. "Chuck" Cannon is a private investor, philanthropist and Chair of the Gates Family Foundation.

Robert "Bob" E. Cardwell has over thirty years in the commercial real estate industry with experience ranging from asset management, leasing, property management, finance, investment sales to urban and suburban development.

Greg Felt is 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.

Beverly Griffith 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.

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.

Peter Kirsch is a founding partner with the law firm of Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell, with offices in Denver and Washington, DC.