Advisory Board Colorado

Jonathan Adelman serves as Area Vice President, Strategic Resource & Business Planning at Xcel Energy. In this role, he is responsible for providing leadership for the development of long-term generation planning and strategic business plans for Xcel Energy’s operating utilities. He is responsible for coordinating the overall resource planning process, including meeting all long-term generation capacity needs.

Heidi Baskfield, Vice President of Population Health and Advocacy at Children’s Hospital Colorado, is committed to improving systems that serve all children. In her previous experience in the public sector, Heidi’s knowledge of natural resources management led efforts to protect land, water, and rare and endangered species for the benefit of Colorado’s children.

Dennis is owner of Carruth Properties Company, formed in 1987 to create and enhance real property values and to achieve high levels of economic performance in balance with community needs and environmental soundness.

Throughout his career, Steve Coffin has specialized in developing and implementing strategies to help businesses, governmental entities and non-profits align themselves around strategy and vision and more effectively communicate and position themselves and their initiatives.

Dana Crawford, President of Urban Neighborhoods, Inc. brings an abundance of development and built environment preservation experience, grounded by deep roots in Denver. In the mid-1960s, Dana spearheaded the revitalization of Larimer Square.

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.

Scott Ingvoldstad joined CH2M in 2006 and currently serves as the Vice President of Government Relations and the Colorado Area Manager. He joined the company to lead permitting, land acquisition and branding to help deliver the City of Aurora, Colorado’s innovative water supply project, the Prairie Waters Project.

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

Mike LaMair is the founder of RiverBank Commercial Real Estate LLC.

Ryan is a serial entrepreneur and technical leader from the Boulder/Denver startup community. In addition to building a pair of successful businesses (including founding the first NYSE B-Corp (Rally Software), Ryan has devoted a significant amount of time and energy to nonprofit leadership.

Wynn is a Colorado native whose family heritage in ranching and mining dates back five generations. Her professional experience centers on community outreach and relations for public as well as private institutions. Her last twenty years focused on building off-campus partnerships and collaborations for the University of Colorado Boulder. She worked closely with faculty from across campus to make their work meaningful to the citizens of Colorado.

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.

Jeff Resnick is a former partner and managing director at Goldman Sachs, where he was global head of commodities trading and money market businesses and served on the firm's risk and finance committees.