Board & Staff

36 Commuting Solutions consists of five staff members, a board of directors and 75 member organizations. The board of directors includes representatives from the public and private sectors, developers and local governmental entities.

Our board members are committed to advocating for US 36 and RTD FasTracks transportation improvements and expanding the use of commute options throughout the Northwest region.

36 Commuting Solutions Board of Directors

Chairperson
Ms. Debra Baskett
City of Westminster
4800 W. 92nd Avenue
Westminster, CO 80031
Phone: 303-658-2129
dbaskett@cityofwestminster.us

Vice Chairperson
Mr. David Driscoll
Driscoll Rose LLC
1650 38th Street, Suite 101C
Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: 303-926-4222
ddriscoll@driscollrose.com

Past Chairperson
Mr. George Gerstle
Boulder County
2525 13th Street, Suite 204
Boulder, CO 80304
Phone: 303-441-3900
ggerstle@bouldercounty.org

Treasurer
Mr. Ken Hotard
Boulder Area Realtor Assoc.
4790 Table Mesa Dr., Suite 200
Boulder, CO 80305
Phone: 303-442-3585
khotard@barastaff.com

Secretary
Ms. Audrey DeBarros
36 Commuting Solutions
287 Century Circle, Suite 103
Louisville, CO 80027
Phone: 303-604-4383
audrey@36commutingsolutions.org

At Large
Mr. David Cook
University of Colorado at Boulder
Campus Box 502-UCB
Boulder, CO 80309
Phone: 303-735-1015
david.cook@colorado.edu

At Large
Ms. Kathleen Bracke
City of Boulder
New Britain Building
1101 Arapahoe Ave., 2nd Fl.
Boulder, CO 80302
Phone: 303-441-4155
brackek@bouldercolorado.gov

At Large
Ms. Lori Frasier
Key Equipment Finance
1000 South McCaslin Blvd.
Superior, CO 80027
Phone: 720-304-1209
lori.frasier@key.com

At Large
Ms. Jessica Yates
Snell & Wilmer
Tabor Center
1200 17th Street, Ste. 1900
Denver, CO 80202-5854
Phone: 303-634-2097
jyates@swlaw.com

At Large
Mr Chris McShane
Colorado Business Bank
400 Centennial Parkway
Louisville, CO 80027
Phone: 720-264-5705
cmcshane@cobizbank.com

At Large
Ms. Gina McAfee
HDR Engineering
1670 Broadway, Suite 3400
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-318-6314
gina.mcafee@hdrinc.com

At Large
Ms. Heather Cronenberg
City of Westminster
4800 West 92nd Avenue
Westminster, CO 80031
Phone: 303-658-2142
hcronenb@CityofWestminster.us

36 Commuting Solutions Staff

Audrey DeBarros

Audrey DeBarros

Executive Director
Audrey keeps the wheels of 36 Commuting Solutions, and the US 36 corridor, rolling smoothly. She leads our advocacy efforts, financial planning, human resources and everything in between. Audrey not only manages the internal functions of the organization, but is 36 Commuting Solutions’ external voice. Her efforts are focused on expanding our partnerships, coalition and member base to improve the regional transportation system. Her leadership with local, regional and state officials results in positive change and the efficient movement of people, not vehicles. For today and the future, Audrey works to make the US 36 corridor a place she is proud to live and work in.

Contact Audrey: 303-604-4383 or audrey@36commutingsolutions.org

Amber Broha

Amber Broha

Marketing Coordinator
A self-declared word nerd, Amber brings power of language and bright red pen to her work at 36 Commuting Solutions. She coordinates the organization’s communications, marketing and public relations efforts and dabbles in graphic design from time-to-time. Amber’s work includes building the 36 Commuting Solutions brand, increasing public awareness around our work, relaying the latest about US 36 improvements and growing program participation. When she writes a line that results in someone rethinking their commute, that’s when she puts her pen down and knows that she has won today’s battle.

Contact Amber: 303-862-6364 or amber@36commutingsolutions.org

Cathy Bird

Cathy Bird

Outreach Coordinator
Cathy brings unmatched enthusiasm to transportation and to each conversation she has. If you are looking for a new way to travel, Cathy will help you find a sustainable, cost-saving and customized-for-your-schedule commute. Her role at 36 Commuting Solutions is to inspire commute behavior change through promoting effective transportation options. She accomplishes this through relaying a deep understanding of the regional transit system to residents, employees and businesses and inspires them to improve their happiness and that of the region through one simple change.

Contact Cathy: 303-604-4385 or cathy@36commutingsolutions.org

Rachel Setzke

Rachel Setzke

Executive Assistant
Rachel provides administrative support that keeps the organization moving forward. She oversees invoicing, assists with event planning and tracks organizational budgeting. She is the key point of contact for our commuter incentive program and happily sends rewards to those who make the switch to transit, carpooling or vanpooling. Rachel is also responsible for organizing our organization’s Colorado Gives Day efforts and has written a number of grants to further our work and progress.

Contact Rachel: 303-997-5155 or rachel@36commutingsolutions.org