Mile High United Way's physical office is currently closed, but all of our services including 2-1-1 will be running at full capacity. Please dial 2-1-1 to reach our community resource center.


The Mile High United Way Board of Trustees is a diverse and committed group of local business and community leaders who support the mission of Mile High United Way - uniting people, ideas and resources to advance the common good.

Board Chair

Catherine Hance

Davis Graham & Stubbs

President and CEO

Christine Benero

Mile High United Way


Timi Aguilar
Aguilar Public Relations
Mike Ferrufino
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Denver
Erik Mitisek
Kathy Ambrose
Community Leader
Paul Franke*
Moye White
Todd Munson*
Vectra Bank Colorado
Barry Amman*
Everette Freeman, Ph.D.
Community College of Denver
Kevin Neher
McKinsey & Company
Greg Anton
Diane Garcia
Crocs Retail, LLC.
Neil Oberfeld, Secretary
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greg Bante
David Hammond
Davis Graham & Stubbs (Retired)
Felicity O'Herron
University of Colorado
Mark Belfance
Ernst & Young LLP
Gene Hodge
Beth Opperman
Wells Fargo
Ryan Beiser
PNC Bank, N.A.
Jim Holder
Holmes Murphy
Charles Ozaki
Linda Brisnehan*
Lockheed Martin Space Systems (Retired)
Carrie Hudak
Project Canary
Carlos Pacheco, Vice Chair
Premier Members Credit Union
Deron Brown
PCL Construction Enterprises, Inc.
Vernon Irvin
Kevin Patterson
Connect for Health Colorado
Brad Busse*
Busse Ventures
Geoffrey Keys
Keys Commercial
Patrina Pettry
U.S. Bank
Matt Cornwell
Steve Lake
Lake Advisors, LLC
Michael Ramseier
Kaiser Permanente
Maggie Dehn
TIAA Financial Solutions
Dan Lewis
Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation
Todd Roebken*
Douglas Dell
Richard Lewis
RTL Networks
Ethan Rojhani
Grant Thornton LLP
Christina Dorfhuber
Deloitte Consulting LLP
Mashenka Lundberg
Tonette Salazar
Strategies 360
Helen Drexler
Delta Dental Colorado
Jason Maples
Lockton Companies
Deb Smith, Treasurer
Deloitte (Retired Partner)
Mark Everett
Target Corporation
Mary McBride
Community Leader
Steve Topalian
Enterprise Holdings
David Eves
Christopher McDonald
Comcast- West Division
Tamra Ward
Taloma Partners
Renny Fagan
Colorado Nonprofit Association
Rodd Merchant
J.E. Dunn Construction Company
Julie Wolf, Ph.D.*
RHR International Company

Senior Staff

Christine Benero

President and Chief Executive Officer

303.561.2327 |

Michael Burke

Chief Financial Officer


303.561.2346 |



Chelsea Carver

Chief Development Officer

303.561.2351 |

Tasha Jones

Chief Marketing Officer


303.561.2380 |

Vanecia Kerr

Chief Impact Officer


303.561.2202 |

Wade Treichler

Chief Operations Officer

303.561.2305 |

Tricia Allen

Vice President, Community Impact


303.561.2230 |

Francisca Angulo-Olaiz

Vice President, Community Engagement

303.561.2234 |

Eric Artis

Vice President, Human Resources


303.561.2370 |



Gina Nocera

Vice President, Community Impact


303.327.1413 |



Phillip Chung

Senior Director, Evaluation and Learning


303.561.2387 |

Bridget King

Senior Director, Operations


303.561.2317 |

Dan Mooney

Senior Director, Principal Gifts


303.561.2355 |

Shelby Morse

Senior Director, Media and Community Relations


303.561.2143 |



Roweena Naidoo

Senior Director, Policy and Impact Investments


Email at
or call 303-561-2338


Stephanie Sanchez

Senior Director, Statewide 2-1-1


303.561.2239 |



Haley Shilts

Senior Director, Community Giving

Contact Haley if you’re interested in engaging your employees and strengthening your corporate social responsibility initiatives and outcomes.

303.561.2208 |