CWCC Associate Board
Developing the next generation of leaders.
Impact: The CWCC Associate Board (formerly YP Advisory Board) hosts quarterly programs to engage other emerging leaders, provide tools and resources for development, create community, and give back. While programs are designed for emerging leaders, they are open to all (regardless of age). Please check out the CWCC events calendar to view and register for upcoming Associate Board events.
Applications are open!
We are now accepting applications for 2024 Associate Board service.
Apply before Sunday, October 1st, 2023.
Representing Emerging Leaders; Open to All
Designed to support and create programming for CWCC emerging leaders as they navigate their careers and businesses, this unique community of professionals works to develop the next generation of leaders through quarterly professional development and social opportunities.
Our board members represent various industries, organization sizes, positions held within these organizations, and a diversity of perspectives. There is an application process that opens in September each year. Terms go from January to December.
2023 Executive Committee
Angie Ruddell, Lockheed Martin - Chair
Stephanie Short, America Succeeds - Past Chair
Kate Thomas, VF Corporation - Executive Committee
Alyssa Parker, Institute for Functional Medicine - Executive Committee
Daphne Ye, Centura
Elri Schroeder, formally of Occasions Catering
Grace Randazzo, Empower
Hilary McKenna, Chevron
Kimberlee Ward, Eternal Balance Candles
Meg Hanley, Lumen
Samantha Cox, Workplace Elements
Vanessa Ortiz, Bespoke
Victoria James, Slalom
Megan Flanagan, Kaiser Permanente
Angela Rennick, University of Colorado
Jessi Whitten, Levitt Pavilion
Sarah Rice Carlson, UDR, Inc.
Maria Henderson, Leapify
Erica Rutledge, Ibotta
Hillary Chappel, Forvis
Lauren Linzer, Travelers Haven
Andrea Andrews, City and County of Denver
Andrea Chichizola, Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade
Vanessa Pritchett, YMCA
If you would like to get involved with the Associate Board, please email Leah Caputo at LCaputo@cwcc.org