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The CLI Board of Directors is a diverse group comprised of general counsel, managing partners of law firms, federal judges, senior government attorneys, the law deans of Colorado’s law schools, other legal professionals, as well as representatives from diversity organizations and specialty bar groups.

  • Nicole Gorham, Partner, Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
  • Amy Gray, Attorney
  • SuSaNi Harris, Senior Director for Diversity and Inclusive Excellence, University Of Colorado Law School
  • Kenzo Kawanabe, Partner, Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP
  • Misae Nishikura, Director of Recruitment  and Professional Development, Holland & Hart LLP
  • Patrick O’Rourke, Vice President, University Counsel,  and Secretary of the Board of Regents, University of Colorado
  • Ryann Peyton, Director, Colorado Attorney Mentoring Program
  • Lee Reichert, Deputy General Counsel, Molson Coors Brewing Company
  • Y.E. Scott, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Colorado Attorney General’s Office
  • Jack Sperber, Partner, Faegre Baker Daniels, LLP
  • Connie Talmage, Executive Director, Colorado Lawyers Committee
  • Matt Weber, Vice President and Regional Counsel, Kaiser Permanente
  • “Skip” George W. Gray, III, Assistant City Attorney, Denver City Attorney’s Office (Chair)
  • Lisa Mickley, Member, Hall & Evans, LLC (Chair-Elect)
  • Meshach Rhoades, Partner, Armstrong Teasdale LLP (Chair Emeritus)
  • Patty Powell, Associate Dean of Student Affairs, University of Denver Sturm College of Law (Secretary)
  • Mario Trimble, Partner, Kutak Rock LLP (Treasurer)
  • The Honorable Christine Arguello, U.S. District Court Judge, District of Colorado
  • John Baker, Attorney
  • Miko Brown, Partner, Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP
  • Catherine Chan, Managing Partner, Chan Law Firm, PC
  • Maranda Compton, Of Counsel, Van Ness Feldman, LLP
  • The Honorable Wiley Daniel, U.S. District Court Judge, District of Colorado
  • Danielle T. Felder, Attorney
  • David Fine, Partner, Holland & Knight LLC
  • Jordan M. Fox, Member, Sherman & Howard, LLC
  • Todd Fredrickson, Managing Partner, Fisher & Phillips LLP