Dr. Jeff Ederer spent the first 35 years of his career in various positions of leadership in higher education. Four years ago Jeff and a former colleague founded College Route Map to help students and their families navigate the college planning process. Additionally, Jeff is regularly sought out as a consultant to lead workshops related to effective leadership and team building in organizations. Jeff and his wife have lived in Central Park since 2005 and are avid travelers, having visited 69 countries (and counting) on six different continents. collegeroutemap.com
Matt BlackburnBoard Member, Treasurer & Secretary
Matthew Blackburn is a certified public accountant (CPA) and owner of Sand Creek Company, provider of tax and accounting services for individuals and small business owners. He has been involved with a number of civic organizations, and a member of CPBA since 2015. He brings years of experience in financial management and reporting, accounting operations, and tax compliance to the board. Matt has lived in Central Park West since 2013 with his wife Michelle, and daughters Piper and Olivia. sandcreekco.com
Hailey DayBoard Member & Vice President of Marketing and Communication
Hailey Day owns and operates HeyDay Creative, an independent website, graphic design, and branding business. With background experience in forensic animation, she now works with a variety of clients—including an interior designer, a wine blog, real estate investment trusts and nonprofits. Originally from Silver Spring, Maryland, she now lives in Denver with her husband and their two daughters. Hailey is an avid birder, traveler, photographer and loves to cook and draw. heydaycreative.com
Poorvi ParkhieBoard Member & Vice President of Membership and Legal Affairs
Based out of Denver, CO, Poorvi B. Parkhie is committed to helping startups, entrepreneurs and businesses navigate the legal side of their passion. Prior to opening her own firm, she practiced commercial real estate, corporate and finance law, first with Smith, Gambrell & Russell LLP, a law firm based out of Atlanta, and then with Arent Fox, a law firm based in Washington, D.C. From there, she worked as in-house corporate finance counsel at Sallie Mae, Inc. for almost 10 years. Born and raised in Atlanta, GA, she attended Emory University for both undergraduate and law school. poorviparkhie.com
Julie SaengerBoard Member & Vice President of Events
Julie specializes in property and casualty insurance and is passionate about educating clients on the different coverage options as well as how to protect their assets. Julie started her career in property management/real estate and then moved into the insurance industry working for a captive agency. With a desire to be able to better help people with their unique needs, Julie made the switch to Thomas Insurance Advisors, where she is able to shop multiple carriers to find the best options and competitive pricing for her clients. Julie is a Colorado native and resides in Denver with her husband, two kids and two dogs. She is an outdoor enthusiast and loves mountain biking, practicing yoga and spending time with her family and friends. A life-long learner, Julie is a fan of non-fiction books; let her know if you have any must-reads!
Julie Saenger can be reached by phone at 720.621.9066 or email JulieS@TIA.Insure.