2023-2024 Leadership Fort Collins Class Members Announced

I've had the tremendous opportunity to manage the Leadership Fort Collins program since I arrived at the Chamber in 2003.  It is easily one of the favorite parts of my job - interacting with new and ongoing leaders in our community as they learn more about this amazing place we call Fort Collins.  We announced the 2023-2024 class today!

Thirty-four current and emerging leaders were recently selected to participate in the 2023-2024 Leadership Fort Collins program.  The group is a divers...

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Leadership Fort Collins 2023-2024 Applications Released – Apply Today!

I've had the tremendous opportunity to manage and lead the Leadership Fort Collins program for the Fort Collins Area Chamber the last 20 years.  Providing vision and support for the more than 1,000 community leaders that have gone through the program, shared their time as steering committee members or been a part of a class experience has easily been one of the efforts that I am most proud of at the Chamber.

We are thrilled to announce the impending launch of the 41st class of Leadership For...

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2023 Leadership Northern Colorado Prepares for Graduation

Public and alumni invited to attend presentation on leadership

The thirteenth Leadership Northern Colorado (LNC) class will soon complete their six-month program and LNC alumni and the public are invited to celebrate the class accomplishments and to learn more about leadership at a breakfast featuring keynote speaker Julie Weber.

The event will be from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on June 27 at Windsong Event Center, 2901 Saddler Blvd. Sponsored by Canvas Credit Union, Northern Engineering Servi...

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QPR Training Day

Join Leadership Fort Collins participants for QPR Suicide Prevention Training,  3 locations, 3 times all in Fort Collins. Click here to sign up for one of these sessions.

QPR is a nationally recognized suicide prevention gatekeeper training for adults. Alliance for Suicide Prevention (ASP) offers this free 60-90 minute training to any interested party. Can’t make QPR Training day? Click here to schedule a virtual Community QPR Training on the third Wednesday of each month.

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A Sweet Treat – Chamber Leaders Recognized 

Happy Valentine’s Day to our entire membership.  Your love of Fort Collins and your commitment to Building Community allows so many people to thrive.

Today I wanted to share a special shout out to various community members that have recently been honored for their time, commitment and contributions to our community.

These community leaders have been keen business advocates and they drive important policy and action that supports business success.

Congratulations to:

The Chamber ...

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Launch of Education Pathways to Employment

On behalf of the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce, the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado, and The Weld Trust, in partnership with Colorado Succeeds, I want to thank all who attended the Education Pathways to Employment Launch event. We are also very grateful for High Country Beverage, who donated their community room and hosted us today.

More than 150 people came together last Friday to support learners in Northern Colorado and identify potential opportunities to support them in ...

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Meet Your 2023 Board of Directors

Welcome to 2023!  I hope your holiday season was filled with family, friends, and fun.  It is undoubtedly a perfect time of year to reflect, refresh and relaunch.  It is also a perfect time to share appreciation with those that impact us individually and organizationally.  A group of people that are tremendously impactful to our organization is our Board of Directors.  We are thrilled to announce our 2023 Board and express tremendous appreciation for their investment of time and leadership ...

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2023 Leadership Northern Colorado Class Members Announced

Thirty current and emerging leaders were recently selected to participate in the 2023 Leadership Northern Colorado program.  The group is a diverse mix of professions with representative from education, large and small business, not for profit and government.

Leadership Northern Colorado, a joint initiative of the Fort Collins, Greeley and Loveland Chambers of Commerce, the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado and the Greeley Community Foundation, is designed to build human capacity and...

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Thank You and Best Wishes for the New Year!

I can’t believe that 2022 is almost over!  As I look back on this last year, I am blown away by the talents and investments that community members will make into our organization. I have been humbled and honored to serve in this role the last two years – mostly because of the people that I get to work with on a daily basis. Today’s blog is a bit of a thank you letter to the many people who make our community what it is.