Art is CEO of Currier & Associates, Inc., a leading interior design services firm devoted to creating enriching environments for living and working and which reflect the values, vision and objectives of each client. Art is a founding trustee of the Institute.
John Horan-Kates – President
As President of the Vail Leadership Institute, John brings vast experience as a local community leader. He was Vice-President of Marketing for Vail Resorts before helping to create the Vilar Center for the Arts, the Vail Valley Foundation, the Ford Amphitheater and Vail Christian High School.
Matthew Juechter – Chairman Emeritus
Beaver Creek & Scottsdale – Principle – Alpha Genesis LLC; former President – Xerox Learning Systems and Wilson Learning Corporation.
Steve Quisenberry – Vice-Chair
Denver – Former CEO and President – 105 Meridien & Mountainsmith, Inc.
Colorado – Founding Partner, New Mountain Ventures, LLC; Author of Life Entrepreneurs.
CEO of SteamMaster restoration and cleaning company
Kim Langmaid, PhD
Kim is the Colorado Director for the National Forest Foundation and the Founder of Walking Mountains Science Center.
Terry Minger is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Piton Foundation in Denver, Colorado. He is also the President of the Gary-Williams Foundation.
Tom is currently the District Judge of the 5th Judicial District. He was appointed to this newly created judicial position responsible for hearing civil, criminal, domestic, juvenile and probate matters.
Karah Maloley, PhD
Karah Maloley and her husband, David, founded Vail Valley Dental Care in December 2009 where she currently serves as the Business Director. She serves on the board of directors for the local United Way and is a member of her church council. She has worked as an adjunct professor at Colorado Mountain College and offers trainings through the Community & Corporate Learning department. Karah received her Doctorate of Management in Organizational Leadership from the University of Phoenix in the Fall of 2009.
Peggy Curry, PhD
Will is the President of Verity Investment Partners, an investment advisory firm which provides investment management solutions to individual investors and their families through offices in Edwards, Co and Beaufort, SC. Will also serves as a board member of American Financial Group (NYSE: “AFG”) a leading provider of specialty insurance and financial services based in Cincinnati, OH, and he serves on the board of the Vail Jazz Foundation. He received a BA from the University of Virginia in 1981 and an MBA from Harvard Business School in 1985.