The Colorado Health Foundation is a statewide philanthropic organization that champions the overall health and well-being of every Coloradan by advocating for and investing in solutions and policies that drive health equity and racial justice.

Learn how we’re working to achieve health equity and discover the cornerstones we base our work on.


The Colorado Health Foundation is guided by the following values and beliefs in pursuit of our mission:

  • Our stewardship commitment demands accountability and transparency.
  • We treat everyone with respect and humility.
  • Our staff and board are passionate and persistent.
  • We are relentless in our efforts to achieve health equity and racial justice.
  • To advance our mission, we and our work must be relevant and have a lasting impact.  
  • Board Chair
    Tommy Barnhart
    Ten Mile Enterprises LLC
  • Dr. Juana Bordas
    Mestiza Leadership International
  • Ross Brooks
    Mountain Family Health Centers
  • Lauren Casteel
    President and CEO
    The Women’s Foundation
  • Dawn Davenport, Ph.D
    Vice President of Child and Family Services
    Mental Health Center of Denver
  • Investment Committee Chair
    Daniel Gottlieb
    Chief Investment Officer
    Southern Ute Indian Tribe
  • Ismael Guerrero
    President & CEO
    Mercy Housing Inc.
  • Oswaldo “Ozzie” Grenardo, M.D., M.B.A, M.S.H.A.
    Senior Vice President and Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer
    Centura Health
  • Ashley Marks
    Co-Managing Partner
    Cordillera Investment Partners
  • Impact Committee Chair
    Carlos Martinez
    Executive Director
    Latino Community Foundation of Colorado
  • Laurie Muller-Girard
    West Regional Sales Executive
  • Terri Richardson, MD
    Retired Internist
    Kaiser Permanente
  • Adam Schlegel 
    Chook Chicken

Former Board Members

Our Team
Our Team
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