CBA Staff Directory

CBA main number: 303-860-1115
Toll-free in Colorado: 800-332-6736
Main fax number: 303-894-0821
CLE main number: 303-860-0608 


Patrick Flaherty, Executive Director CBA
Executive Director
Patrick Flaherty

Amy Redfern
Deputy Executive Director and COO

Amy Redfern

Additional Info



Jessica Lindzy Executive Assistant and Governance Liaison 303-824-5343


Communications & Membership

Heather Folker Director 303-824-5350
Vanessa Babarsky Membership Marketing Manager 303-824-5345
Brendan Baker Editor/Writer, Communication Specialist 303-824-5336
Sue Bertram Manager, Law Practice Management 303-824-5372

Alexa Drago Digital Content Manager and Advertising Sales 303-824-5313
Tammy Ely Membership Services Coordinator 303-824-5376
Jodi Jennings Legal Editor, Colorado Lawyer 303-824-5326
Susie Klein Managing Editor, Colorado Lawyer 303-907-1828
Shelby Knafel Social Media Coordinator 303-824-5303
Virginia McClerkin Membership Assistant 303-824-5333
Shanna Montoya Online Community Manager 303-824-5320
Kate Schuster Creative Manager and Graphic Designer, Colorado Lawyer 303-824-5312
Clair Smith Graphic Designer, The Docket 303-824-5360



Lori Krupske Director 303-824-5331
Max Gaytan Accounting and Membership Clerk 303-824-5324
Sheyanne Muse
Accounting Assistant


Information Technology

Mel Reveles Director 303-824-5349
Danny Calhoun Website Content Specialist/
Desktop Support
Margaret Haywood Technical Communications Analyst 303-860-1115
Melissa Lucas Senior Network/Database Administration 303-824-5361
Catherine McHughs Program Manager/Web Development 303-824-5342


Legislative Relations

Jeremy Schupbach Director 303-824-5309


Local Bar Relations & Access to Justice

Kathleen Schoen Director 303-824-5305
Lindsey O'Brien Program Coordinator, Local Bar Relations and Access to Justice 303-824-5310


Public Legal Education

Carolyn Gravit Director 303-824-5323

Yazzmine Chrisp

Administrative Assistant 303-824-5394



Peggy D’Auray-Leetzow Receptionist 303-860-1115


Sections and Committees

Melissa Nicoletti Director 303-824-5321
Amy Sreenen Manager 303-824-5371
Elizabeth Akalin Program Coordinator 303-824-5329
Jess Ham Program Coordinator 303-824-5311
Maya Lewis Program Coordinator 303-824-5327
Juliann Tricarico Program Coordinator 303-824-5340

Colorado Bar Association CLE

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Everything Else you Wanted to Know

  • Attorney Registration — Information from the Colorado Supreme Court
  • Board of Governors — Melissa Nicoletti
  • Casemaker — Sue Bertram
  • CLE Accreditation — Colorado Supreme Court, 303-928-7771
  • CLE Seminars/Homestudy — Julie Revers, 303-860-0608
  • C-Brief (CBA member e-newsletter) — Shelby Knafel
  • Colorado Bar Foundation — Elizabeth Akalin
  • Court Tours — Carolyn Gravit
  • Room Reservations — Melissa Nicoletti
  • Drug, Alcohol, Emotional Problems — COLAP, 303-986-3345
  • Dues Assistance — Vanessa Babarsky
  • Family Violence Prevention — Kath Schoen
  • Lawline 9 — Carolyn Gravit
  • Law-related Education Programs/Materials — Carolyn Gravit
  • Legal Fee Arbitration — Lindsey O'Brien
  • Member Benefits — Sue Bertram
  • Media Relations — Heather Folker
  • Mock Trials — Carolyn Gravit
  • Placement Service — Mev Parsons or Amy Sreenen, 303-894-0014
  • Pro Se Legal Clinics — Carolyn Gravit
  • Speaking to Civic Groups — Carolyn Gravit
  • Swearing-In Ceremony — Heather Folker
  • Volunteering — Carolyn Gravit
  • Waterman Fund — Lori Kruspke
  • YLD activities — Heather Folker

None of the above fit your needs? No problem, call or email the Colorado Bar Association and we'll do everything we can to take care of your needs!

800-332-6736 (in Colorado)