RISE Together Stimulus Investment Advisory Committee

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Denver is preparing to invest hundreds of millions of dollars into our city's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. The Stimulus Investment Advisory Committee is advising the city on the best ways to advance our recovery through investments that support rebuilding an inclusive, sustainable equitable economy that works for everyone.


Stimulus Investment Advisory Committee Members

Council President Stacie Gilmore – City Council President
Elbra Wedgeworth – Former City Council President, former DHHA executive 
Lindy Eichenbaum Lent – Rose Community Foundation President and CEO
Stewart Tucker Lundy – Disability Law Colorado Board Member, 16th Street Mall Champions Member, CEO Stewart Tucker Lundy & Assoc.
Lori Davis – Economic Relief and Recovery Council Chair, Grant Thornton Managing Partner
Albus Brooks – Long Term Recovery and Resiliency Committee Co-Chair, Millender White Vice President
Dewey Jackson – Denver Area Labor Federation AFL-CIO President
Tony Lemus – El Centro Program Director
Janice Sinden – Denver Performing Arts Center President and CEO
Christine Benero – Mile High United Way President and CEO
Susan Powers – Urban Ventures President; Denver Health Foundation Board Member
Glenn Harper 
 Sun Valley Kitchen and Community Center Owner
Monica Martinez  FAX Partnership 

City Advisory Members

Brendan Hanlon – Department of Finance – Facilitator
Eric Hiraga – Denver Economic Development and Opportunity – Business Recovery
Don Mares – Denver Human Services – Community Support
Eulois Cleckley – Department of Transportation and Infrastructure – Infrastructure
Kim Desmond – Interim Chief Equity Officer and Director, Mayor’s Office of Social Equity and Innovation
Other city agency representatives as needed