Elevations Credit Union adds local business leader to Board of Directors

BOULDER, CO (October 22, 2019) — Barbara Brohl has been appointed to join the Elevations Credit Union Board of Directors.

“We welcome Barbara to the Elevations Board of Directors. Her outstanding local business and board involvement brings great perspective and experience to our Board,” said Kate Brown, Elevations’ Board Chair. “We look forward to working with her.”

“I am passionate about my work in our Colorado communities,” added Ms. Brohl. “My focus has been on operating excellence and delivering results that benefit customers, businesses, and the public and I look forward to continuing that work with the Elevations Board of Directors.” 

Barbara Brohl has served on several boards including the Regional Transportation District (RTD), Statewide Internet Portal Authority, Latinas First Foundation and Denver Employee Retirement Program. She currently is Principal of B J Brohl Strategies, a Government Affairs consulting firm for the legal cannabis industry and implementing governments. Prior, she served as the Executive Director and State Licensing Authority for the Department of Revenue and spent 33 years with Qwest Communications International in various roles. She graduated from Regis University with a degree in Business Management and received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Denver, Strum College of Law. 

Ms. Brohl was recently named one of the Top 25 Most Powerful Women in Business from the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce in 2019, and has been honored with many other accolades, including a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Colorado Hispanic Bar Association in 2019, the State Executive of the Year Award, National Association of State CIOs in 2017 and a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Center for Legal Inclusiveness in 2017 and Outstanding Women in Business in Finance, Accounting, & Banking Award by the Denver Business Journal in 2015.

About Elevations Credit Union

Elevations Credit Union empowers its members and the communities it serves along Colorado’s  Front Range with financial solutions and education. In addition to offering a broad portfolio of  consumer and business banking services, Elevations is the No. 1 credit union residential  mortgage lender in Colorado. Founded in 1952 as the U. of C. Federal Credit Union in Boulder,  the organization has grown from 12 members and less than $100 in assets to over 176,000  members, more than 580 local employees and over $3.4 billion in assets. Elevations became a  two-time recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2020 and first received the  award in 2014. The credit union also earns local awards along Colorado’s Front Range for Best  Bank, Best Mortgage Lender, and Best Customer Service. Elevations was also an inaugural  winner in Denver Business Journal’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards. Learn more at


Kathleen Martin
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