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
Ms. Meredyth Muth
City of Louisville
749 Main Street
Louisville, CO
Phone: 303-335-4536
MeredythM@LouisvilleCO.gov

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 DeBarros has more than 20 years of experience in developing integrated transportation solutions and partnerships in the public, private and nonprofit sectors. Audrey's expertise includes integrating Transportation Demand Management (TDM) strategies with the corridor and local land use planning efforts, engaging public and private sector stakeholders and developing innovative partnerships and programs to broaden coalition advocacy efforts. Audrey is the proud recipient of the Association for Commuter Transportation’s 2015 Excellence in Advocacy Award, and the Denver Regional Council of Governments' 2015 Distinguished Service Award. Audrey holds an undergraduate degree in Communications and Masters in Nonprofit Management degrees from Regis University. She is a proud member of the Elevations Credit Union Foundation board of directors.

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

Amber Broha

Amber Broha

Marketing Coordinator
Amber Broha recently moved to Colorado from Washington, DC, where she was a Communications and Operations Associate at the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT). While at the ICCT, Amber oversaw the publication process for research papers and staff publications, planned international and domestic events, and provided content-development support. An Illinois native, Amber holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Illinois.

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

Cathy Bird

Cathy Bird

Outreach Coordinator
Originally from Ohio, Cathy fostered her love of communication with a B.A. in French and Linguistics from Indiana University and l’Université de Strasbourg before moving to Denver in 1991. For the past twenty years she has taught French and Spanish to middle school students at St. Anne’s Episcopal and Colorado Academy. Public transit has been one of Cathy's long-time interests, stemming from days spent guiding students through the Paris metro and culminating with her efforts as founder and president of the Platt Park People's Association to obtain Neighborhood EcoPasses. In 2014, Cathy worked as the Program Coordinator for Transit Alliance. She has served as a committee chair on the Safe Routes to School Coalition and was recently elected to the board of eGo Carshare.

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

Rachel Setzke

Rachel Setzke

Executive Assistant
After graduating from Beloit College, Rachel Setzke worked for the Colorado Nonprofit Association. In her time there, she was the editor of the Colorado Nonprofit Salary & Benefits Survey and Nonprofit Colorado, the Association’s bi-monthly newsletter. She managed conferences, coordinated Colorado Nonprofit Week events and worked on nonprofit advocacy throughout the state. She has served on the board of directors for the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network, Share-A-Gift and the Fireside Elementary PTO. She is also currently the director of Peace and Justice Day Camp at the Boulder Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship. A Boulder native, she lives in Louisville with her husband, two kids and dog.

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