Patty Fontneau, Executive Director and CEO
Patty Fontneau joined Connect for Health Colorado as Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer in December 2011. She previously served as Chief Operating Officer at Holme Roberts & Owen LLP, an international law firm. Prior to that, she served as Chief Administrative Officer for the IMA Financial Group Inc. and as Vice President and General Manager of the Western Service Center of TIAA-CREF, managing the operation of a 1,300-employee office in Denver. Active in the community, Patty serves on the boards of the Downtown Denver Partnership, the University of Denver Business School Advisory Board and the Auraria Foundation. She was named the 2013 Denver Business Journal Power Book Winner in the Health Care Industry and the 2012 Top Health Thinker in Colorado by the Denver Post. She won the 2007 Outstanding Women in Business Award (banking and finance category) from the Denver Business Journal, the Leadership Award from the Alumni Association of the University of Colorado at Denver Business School, and the 2003 Athena award from the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce, among other honors.