CRED’s Advisory Committee drives and guides CRED’s education movement. Our members are current and past Colorado leaders who are committed to the state and its local communities. CRED’s advisory members believe fracking is vital to Colorado’s past, present and future and are ready to share its importance with you.

Advisory Committee Chairs

Hank Brown

Former U.S. Senator

Terrance Carroll

Former Speaker of the House of Representatives

Bill Owens

Former Governor of Colorado

Roy Romer

Former Governor of Colorado

Advisory Committee

John Barry

CEO, Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum

Kristen Blessman

Kristen Blessman

President & CEO, Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce

John Brackney

Director of Strategic Community Participation and Public Policy, Webolutions

Kelly Brough

President and CEO, The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce

Rob Cohen

CEO, IMA Financial

Donna Evans

CEO, Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce

Terry Fankhauser

Executive Vice President, The Colorado Cattlemen’s Association

Mike Ferrufino

President & CEO, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Denver

Loren Furman

Senior VP of State & Federal Relations, CACI

Gino Greco

Barbara Kirkmeyer

Weld County Commissioner

Jim Martin

Former EPA Region 8 Administrator

Dr. Nancy McCallin

President, Colorado Community College System

Troy McWhinney

Chief Investment Officer & Co-Founder, McWhinney

Wendy Mitchell

President and CEO, Aurora Economic Development Council

Fannie Posey-Eddy

President, The American Association of Blacks in Energy

Bruce Rau

Vice Chairman/Treasurer, Colorado Home Builders Association

Ted Trimpa

CEO, Trimpa Group, LLC

Jordan Vana

Program Director, Colorado Open Lands

Chad Vorthmann

Executive Vice President, Colorado Farm Bureau

Robin Wise

CEO, Junior Achievement