Seasoned executive and director with 30 years of experience working with global organizations. As a director I have overseen the reorganization of capital structures, strategic relationships, and strategic exits for investors. As an executive I ran the legal affairs of two public companies advising the board on all legal matters, served as board secretary, revived as general manager two troubled divisions, and managed various other corporate departments. A US and UK dual citizen with work experience throughout North America and Europe in technology, manufacturing, media, real estate, energy, and government.
Advisory Board Member LOOK CINEMAS I LLP 2012 to 2020
Commissioner/Chair COLORADO PARKS & WILDLIFE COMMISSION 2014 to 2019
Board Member GREATER OUTDOORS COLORADO “GOCO” 2014 to 2018
Independent Director ENER1/ENERDEL, INC. 2013 to 2014
Independent Director CHOCTAW GENERATION, INC. 2012 to 2013
Independent Director GENERAL GROWTH PROPERTIES SPE 2011 to 2012
Currently working as a crisis manager, business and natural resource mediator, and distressed debt investor through Sleep Again Capital, LLC.
Governor Hickenlooper appointed me to the Colorado’s Parks & Wildlife Commission where I served two years as Chairman. I was also was appointed to GOCO to remedy its fractured relationship with the Commission, including serving on the special committee to hire a new GOCO Executive Director.
Prior to board service, I was CLO and Executive Vice President of World Color Press, Inc. in Montreal, a printer and media company ($3.5B TSX:WC & SEC registrant). Prior to World Color I served as CLO and Executive Vice President of Vertis, Inc., a printer and media company ($2B NYSE:BGF). I began at Vertis as General Counsel to the technology division, becoming Chief Legal Officer and Secretary in 2000. At various times of crisis I assumed leadership of the European division, Human Resources, and the Software/Social Media Division.
Currently I am a board member of the University of Colorado’s School of Law. I am a past board member of Washington & Lee University’s Williams School of Commerce, Economics, & Politics and the Student Conservation Association. My degrees are from the University of Colorado School of Law, Washington & Lee University, and I am a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Board Governance Fellow.