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
Paul Franke*
Moye White
Rodd Merchant
J.E. Dunn Construction Company
Kathy Ambrose
Community Leader
Everette Freeman, Ph.D
Community College of Denver (Retired)
Erik Mitisek
Highwing, Inc.
Greg Anton
Diane Garcia
Crocs Retail, LLC
Todd Munson*
Vectra Bank Colorado
Greg Bante
Lee Gash-Maxey
Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce
Kevin Neher
McKinsey & Company
Ryan Beiser
PNC Bank
David Hammond
Davis Graham & Stubbs (Retired)
Neil Oberfeld (Secretary)
Greenberg Traurig, LLP.
Mark Belfance
Ernst & Young LLP
Gene Hodge
Felicity O’Herron
University of Colorado
Linda Brisnehan*
Lockheed Martin Space Systems (Retired)
Jim Holder
Holmes Murphy
Beth Opperman
Wells Fargo Wealth Management - Colorado
Deron Brown
PCL Construction Enterprises, Inc. – US Head Office
Carrie Hudak
Community Leader
Charles Ozaki*
City and County Manager Broomfield (Retired)
Brad Busse*
Busse Ventures
Vernon Irvin
Carlos Pacheco (Vice-Chair)
Premier Members Credit Union
Fran Campbell
Asian Chamber of Commerce
Alice Jackson
Xcel Energy- Colorado
Kevin Patterson
Connect for Health Colorado
Matt Cornwell
Charles Johnson
Ball, LLC.
Patrina Pettry
U.S. Bank
Maggie Dehn
Fidelity Investments
Geoffrey Keys
Skye Commercial
Michael Ramseier
Kaiser Permanente
Douglas Dell
Steve Lake
Lake Advisors, LLC.
Todd Roebken*
Christina Dorfhuber
Deloitte Consulting LLP
Dan Lewis
Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation
Ethan Rojhani
Grant Thornton, LLP.
Helen Drexler
Delta Dental Colorado
Richard Lewis*
RTL Networks, Inc.
Tonette Salazar
Strategies 360
David Eves
Mashenka Lundberg (Treasurer)
Deb Smith*
Renny Fagan
Colorado Nonprofit Association (Retired)
Christopher McDonald
Comcast- West Division
Blaine Versaw
Mike Ferrufino
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Denver
Martin Mahalchick
Bank of America
Carol Waddell
Empower Retirement
Todd Filsinger
Filsinger Energy Partners
Jason Maples
Lockton Companies
Tamra Ward*
Taloma Partners
Ryan Frazier
Frazier Global
Mary McBride
Community Leader

Executive Team

Christine Benero

President and Chief Executive Officer

For inquiries, please contact:
Laurie Troge, Administrative Director
Office of the President & CEO
303.561.2327 |

Michael Burke

Chief Financial Officer


303.561.2346 |



Chelsea Carver

Chief Development Officer

303.561.2351 |

Vanecia Kerr

Chief Impact Officer


303.561.2202 |

Wade Treichler

Chief Operations Officer

303.561.2305 |

Eric Artis

Chief Human Resources Officer


303.561.2370 |



Shelby Morse

Vice President, Marketing and Events


303.561.2143 |