Denver Councils



Global Chamber Denver has many business councils, all of which help Global Chamber Denver in its efforts to achieve goals set forth by members and the Board of Directors.

Are you looking for a way to get more involved in Global Chamber and increase your visibility? Joining a council is a great way to meet fellow members and get in front of businesses. Please take a look at our council listings to find one that most interests you.

Do you have an idea for a council that has not yet been formed? We are always looking to expand our offerings to bring more value to members. Please contact us with your ideas.


Global Women's Council

Chair:  Maria Segura, Denver Center for International Studies at Ford

The Global Chamber’s Women’s Leadership Council provides support for women in global leadership roles by providing peer to peer networking, education, and professional growth opportunities. The council aims to provide a chance for women to candidly share and discuss business problems, experiences and challenges with a diverse network of global female leaders in the Denver community.


Global Emerging Leaders Councils

Chair: Trevor Jones, Lynx Global

Emerging Leaders Council is seen as a vital and active group of Global Chamber.   Young Professionals are under the age of 35.

The Young Professionals' Council works to increase participation among Young Professionals in services and volunteer opportunities in the region. The council serves as an intermediary between young professionals or new graduates moving into the next phase of their professional or academic careers,  Supports and vocalizes the needs of Young Professionals' within the Chamber, and helps define the future of Global Chamber


Global Business Council

ChairJeffrey Nowakowski, CoBiz Financial

Global Business Council members represent the Chamber in; connecting with companies and generating warm leads for Chamber members and recruiting businesses that are locating to the Denver metro area. We create collaborations and support from a variety of areas including – law, accounting, banking, marketing, private equity/venture capitalists, valuation firm and State and Local economic development. The Goal is to create warm referrals between Chamber members, non-Chamber members, consulates and government agencies.



Global Affairs Council

Chair: Matthew La Crue, Dentons

The objectives of the Council on Global Affairs are three fold. The first is to identify and support policy positions at the local, state, federal, and international level that align with and support Global Chamber’s mission. The second will be to build a network within the business, political and leadership community that have a global perspective. Finally the Global Affairs Council will monitor policy and political situations globally to educate members on global and current affairs