Board of Directors

Board of Directors

“I am committed to the Mental Health Center of Denver’s effective ability to address the behavioral health challenges of our community and striving to improve the well-being of all residents.”

Debra DeMuth, Board Chair

Our Board

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Ann Boyd
Vice President for Corporate Communications
Cherwell Software

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Debra DeMuth, CPA
Board Chair

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Luis Duarte, MBA
Chief Philanthropy Officer, ZOMA LAB
President, ZOMA Foundation

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Velvia Garner
Emeritus Member

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Nancy Gary, PsyD
Lifetime Member
Psychologist
Neuro Development Center & Private Practice

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Mary Haynes
Scholar Relations Officer,
Daniels Fund

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Ryan Kirkpatrick, MBA
Board Treasurer
Partner,
Impact Venture Capital Investor
Colorado Impact Fund

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Peggy Kozal, JD
Vice Board Chair
Attorney,
Gordon & Rees Scully Mansukhani

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Marjorie Lewis, PhD, Dmin
President/CEO,
Center for Community Excellence and Social Justice

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Robert Parks
Officer, Denver Police Department

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Theresa Piarrot
Senior Vice President,
Cigna Mountain States

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Hannah Schechter, PhD
Board Secretary

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Bruce Schroffel, MPH, MS
Partner, InveniasPartners

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Rick Simms, CPA, CGMA 
Past Board Chair
President, R Simms PC

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Edie Sonn, MPP
Recent Past Board Chair

VP of Communication & Public Affairs,
Pinnacol Assurance

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Les Wallace, PhD
President,
Signature Resources

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Barbara Yondorf, MPP
President,
Yondorf & Associates