Board of Directors​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Dean Fritz Mayer: Chairman of the Board of Directors
Dr. Fritz Mayer is the Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver. Previously, he was Professor of Public Policy at Duke University’s Sanford School of Public Policy and a Professor of Political Science and Environment. He teaches courses on the political economy of public policy, globalization and governance, political analysis, and leadership. In addition, Professor Mayer is the director of POLIS: The Center for Political Leadership, Innovation and Service. Mayer's research concerns the role of stories in politics.
Polly Cox
Vice Chairman
Rob Lantz
Commercial Litigator

Erik Underwood
Vice President​​​​​​​
CEO & Founder


Susan Weil 
Bart Alexander
Leadership Consultant
Bill Bass
Attourney (ret.)
Colorado ACG Chapter Director (American Council on Germany)
Honorable Sidney. B Brooks (ret.)
Fmr. Board Chairperson

Honorable A. Bruce Campbell (ret.)
Robert L. Clinton
Managing Partner
Bruce Finley
Patrick Hall
Briston Jones
Xcel Energy
Bob Kunze
Chair: Membership Committee
Zayo Group Director of Global Procurement​​​​​​​

Casey Moher
Chair: Young Professionals Committee

M. Sean Murphy
Honorary Consul, Republic of Malta at Embassy of Malta
Ved Nanda
Director, Ved Nanda Center for International and Comparative Law

Julia Patterson

Suzie Robinson
George Sparks
President & CEO Denver Museum of Nature and Science 
Jackie Rodriguez Somand
Chair: Youth Empowerment Program
Security Risk Analyst- Ibotta


​​​​​​​Joseph Szyliowicz
Professor at University of Denver

Paul Viotti
Professor at University of Denver
Director Emeritus

DCFR Board Meetings
DCFR Board Meetings are quarterly on the first Monday afternoons. Board meetings are open to all DCFR members. Please notify us if you would like to attend the next meeting.

Upcoming Board Meeting
November 7, 2022
Location: Korbel and Online Meeting