Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board
Libby Szabo is a County Commissioner in Jefferson County, and was recently chosen as one of five Commissioners in the country to participate in the White House Infrastructure Summit in Washington, D.C. Ms. Szabo formerly served three terms as a Colorado State Representative, including as the House Minority leader and the first Latina elected to a leadership position. She is a Colorado native and lives in Jefferson County with her husband, Denes. They have four children and a family-owned business.

Nancy Sharpe
is a County Commissioner in Arapahoe County and serves as the Chair of the Board. Ms. Sharpe formerly served as Mayor of the City of Greenwood Village and as President of Colorado Women in Government. She received the Commissioner of the Year award from Colorado Counties Inc. in 2016. Ms. Sharpe co-founded “Not One More Child” to help prevent child abuse and neglect. She has also served on boards and committees with Littleton Hospital, the American Lung Association and Girls Incorporated.

Kenneth Monfort
is the owner and director of Monfort Companies, engaging in commercial real estate development in Wyoming, Kansas and Colorado. He graduated from the University of Denver and is co-founder of the Denver Angels investment group and Equity Capital Group. He serves on the board of the University of Denver Advancement Committee, the Colorado Restaurant Association, the Butterfly Pavilion and the Colorado Republican Independent Expenditure Committee. He volunteers for Denver Rescue Mission and other organizations serving children.

Immediate Past-Chair
Carol Perry
has over 30 years of experience in corporate and non-profit environments, including careers at Warner Lambert and Xerox Corporation, where she was recognized as one of the top performers in the nation. Ms. Perry served as President of The Caper Group, a management training and consulting firm for 26 years. She is an in-demand public speaker on how to overcome business and personal obstacles and has been featured on television and radio, both nationally and regionally.

Bobbie Daniel launched a salon at 23, serving clients for over a decade. She authored Solutions from A Nobody, and is the Founder of Moms Empower Moms and Western Slope Liberty Toastmasters. Ms. Daniel graduated from Palisade High School, AmeriCorps NCCC Class VI and the Leadership Program of the Rockies, and was honored with the Steven Wesley Wright Legacy Award. Ms. Daniels is a member of a 6th generation pioneer family in Meeker, Colorado. She and her husband, Nicholas, have four children.

Tamra Farah served as Communications and Deputy State Director for Americans for Prosperity in Colorado. She is Principal of tFPR serving nonprofits, candidates and policy initiatives. She Chaired Human Trafficking Legislative Day, serves on the Advisory Council of the Leadership Program of the Rockies and on the Public Affairs Committee for the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce. She helped author Lifegiving: Discovering the Secrets to a Beautiful Life (Moody, 2002). Tamra and her husband, Barry, have two adult children.

Jeff Hunt is the Vice President of Public Policy for Colorado Christian University, Director of the Centennial Institute, and Chairman of the Western Conservative Summit. Mr. Hunt earned a BA from Westmont College, and master’s degrees from Fuller Theological Seminary and George Washington University. Mr. Hunt has been published in USA Today, Fox News, Washington Times, The Hill, and the Denver Post and has appeared as a guest on local and national television news. He and his wife, Nicole, have four children.

Shari Williams is the president of the Leadership Program of the Rockies, which trains leaders in founding principles and the proper role of government. Ms. Williams has more than thirty years of professional experience in public policy, strategic planning, and state and federal political campaigns, and is a nationally renowned consultant for a variety of high-profile public policy projects. Through Shari Williams Political and Public Affairs Consulting she promotes national and international public policy as executive director for two charitable foundations.