Glendale Chamber Ambassadors Login

Ambassadors are a coveted position within the Glendale Chamber.  They welcome new members, facilitate networking at events, and help plan the schedule of events.  For many, they are the face of our chamber of commerce. Upon joining the chamber, each chamber member is assigned to one of our ambassadors who help them get acquainted with our organization, make introductions and assist them with any other needs they might have.



Laura Lieff

Lieff Ink

Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Laura Lieff grew up in the music business. Her family founded and operated a chain of record stores in Florida for 50 years and music has always been a significant part of her life. Laura moved to Colorado in 2002 to attend the University of Colorado at Boulder, where she earned her BA in English. While at CU, she wrote for two newspapers, a publicity company, and a band booking agency. After graduation, Laura moved to Denver and began working as a reporter for the Glendale Cherry Creek Chronicle. Over the years she was promoted to Content Editor and then to Executive Editor. After seven years, she resigned from the Chronicle and moved to the Vail Valley where she runs her own business, Lieff Ink, which offers freelance writing, editing, and PR services for a variety of clients. In addition to working diligently for her Lieff Ink clients, Laura is an English and writing tutor, teacher’s assistant, and occasional substitute teacher at Colorado Mountain College. She also hosts a weekly radio show called Bite the Bullet on 107.9 Radio Free Minturn.


Angela Fox

The Berkshire Group - Real Estate

Friendly and competent, Angela emphasizes both the personal and professional aspects of real estate. She likes people, and believes that a solid working relationship is based on respect, friendship, and face-to-face interactions; by understanding her clients, Angela provides outstanding personalized customer service.

Angela attended the University of Denver on a swimming scholarship. She graduated with an undergraduate degree in Marketing, and subsequently obtained a Masters in Management. Her solid business foundation of providing clients with real estate services for life with high integrity and unbelievable customer service has helped her become a top producing agent in Denver.


Brad Alexander


Brad brings over 20 years of banking and lending expertise to the position as a top loan consultant at AUTOPAY, located in downtown Denver. AUTOPAY is a lender marketplace specializing in auto and motorcycle refinance and new purchase finance. They partner with trusted credit unions, banks and lending institutions across the country to offer customers the most competitive rates and terms available along with a complete menu of loan protection options. The online process and auto finance expertise makes getting a loan fast, east, and transparent. Their ultimate mission is to provide customers with solutions that will improve their overall financial situation.

Brad is a dedicated Ambassador of the Greater Glendale Chamber of Commerce, and he looks forward to welcoming guests and new members at one of many chamber events.

Brad can be reached at (720) 849-3438 or


Heather Brecl

LIV Sotheby's International Realty

Heather Brecl offers her clients savvy marketing skills and an extensive, first-hand knowledge of Denver's suburbs. A Duke University graduate with a double major in Political Science and German and an experienced marketing professional, Heather provides passion and local knowledge to pair homes with the lifestyles of her clients. A devoted supporter of the arts, Heather continues to be involved in philanthropy and her community. Her involvement with Central City Opera and the Glendale Chamber has been an important and rewarding part of her life that continues through LIV Sotheby's. Based out of the Castle Piines office, Heather has access to the leading edge marketing and technical tools. This, combined with her vast network of professional and industry contacts and resources allows clients the best opportunity for optimal real estate results.


Dr. Jeff Johnston

Ascent Dental

Dr. Jeff Johnston of Ascent Dental Group seeks to provide customers with the best in comfort, technology and understanding service in dental health care available in the Cherry Creek and Denver area. Ascent Dental specializes in preventative dental care and prides themselves with maintaining the health of teeth and gums. Dr. Johnston takes pride in being locally and privately owned, which ultimately leads to finer dental care for the citizens of this great city.

With over 5 years’ experience, Dr. Johnston is a strong believer in making patients as comfortable as possible. His goal is to make sure all of his patients have a fantastic dental experience. Whether it’s a standard cleaning or laser dentistry, Dr. Johnston is committed to using the best technology while ensuring the highest level of patient satisfaction.

Dr. Johnston loves the Colorado outdoors and spends his spare time skiing, mountain biking, traveling, and scuba diving.


Lynn Taylor

Glendale Sports Center managed by the YMCA

Lynn has been with the Denver Metro YMCA since 2007 starting as an intern in health and fitness. She came to the Glendale Sports Center managed by the YMCA in December 2012 and is the Membership Director. Lynn Graduated from Iowa State University with degrees in Marketing and Health & Fitness Management.. Lynn is passionate about the members that come through the Glendale Sports Center. She enjoys interacting with the members and making them feel welcome. Lynn likes working the Glendale community as it has that small town feel in a big city. Outside of work Lynn enjoys spending time with her two kids, watching sports, movies, bowling and cheering on the Iowa State Cyclones.

Glendale Sports Center


Bob Liebhauser


Bob Liebhauser offers more than a decade of accomplishment-laden experience as a business owner and franchise operations manager, managing operations with franchisers, franchisees and independent operators. His background includes 14 years in operations management with the #1 fast food franchise, McDonald’s, and over ten years in the convenience store industry. Bob brings valuable insight and knowledge regarding leadership and management challenges faced by franchisees, independent operators and growing companies and brands.

Bob’s true passion is making businesses profitable, successful and growing entities. As a Business Coach, Bob compliments his experience with the proven strategies of ActionCOACH to help business owners take their businesses to their potential.

Bob’s second passion in life is running. He has run over 75 marathons including 24 Boston Marathons with a personal best time of 2 hours 48 minutes. He has coached beginning marathon runners for the past several years. Bob earned a BA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and has been married 42 years to Sherri. They have 3 daughters, all graduates of the University of Texas-Austin.


Lauren Shrensky


Lauren Shrensky, Bravo Bars founder, has a passion for baking. She also loves sports, fitness and nutrition. When she decided to combine the things in her life that bring her joy, Bravo Bars were born. Bravo Bars are a guilt-free, sweet high five for your everyday achievements. They pack the nutrition and pick-me-up of energy bars and protein bars into a delicious, soft-baked cookie. Bravo Bars are free of processed sugar, gluten, wheat, soy and trans fats, and one flabor - Cran Nut & Seed - is vegan. They are a perfect reward for women and girls who work hard, play hard and live authentically.


John McComas

Windermere Metro Denver Real Estate

As a full-time Realtor, John serves the neighborhoods in and around Denver.  As a Colorado resident for over 38 years, John attended the University of Colorado where he studied Marketing and Business Management.  He has successfully owned his own companies and has a Real Estate sales team with Windermere Metro Denver Real Estate.  His relationship with his clients is one based on respect, trust and personal friendships.  "I have watched this city change and grow into something very unique and exciting, from the now developed fields in Littleton, where I grew up, to the Glendale Cherry Creek area where I raised my two girls, Sadie and Hanna with my wife Melissa.  I enjoy helping people reach their goals, to achieve a certain Lifestyle or to enhance their investment portfolio".  John is a top selling Realtor, who has been a member of the Denver Board of Realtors, Million Dollar Round Table, for the past three consecutive years.  John uses his history, experience and involvement in the local community to better serve his clients, whether looking for their next home to buy or when it's time to sell.  "I value the confidence and trust my clients place in me and I strive every day to exceed their expectations.  My goal is to manage all of your real estate needs in a timely and professional manner, giving you the confidence to refer friends, family and associates."


Please call John to discuss your next move.  (303) 668-5542


Inga Phillip

Phillip Gira Insurance Agency

Inga has been providing Colorado businesses and individuals the insurance they need to protect their most valuable assets since 1987. Her agency, Phillip Gira Insurance has been in Glendale since 2008 and they love the sense of community the city offers. A New York native, Inga came to Colorado for school, graduating with a BS in Business Administration from the University of Denver, and loved Colorado so much she made it her home.

Her agency holds licenses in all 50 states, and they are able to support their clients by providing a single resource to evaluate and manage any of their insurance needs, no matter where they are. Inga is a fully licensed insurance agent specializing in commercial insurance and also homeowners and auto insurance. She is involved with several organizations, volunteering or serving on boards at Cancer League of Colorado, Food Bank of the Rockies, the Gateway Battered Women's Shelter, Arapahoe Community College and other professional organizations.

Inga can be reached at (303) 945-2096.


Maurice Washington

Executive Talk TV Host

Maurice, host of Executive Talk, has been in the consulting business for the past 9.5 years. Executive Talk is a live TV show aired every Tuesday 3:00 - 3:30 p.m. on Comcast channel 57. Executive Talk covers all the issues business owners go through during their journey to their desired resolutions in their business. Executive Talk also serves as a branding experience for business owners who wish to get their message out regarding how they offer services to their clients. Anyone is able to be part of the live studio experience.

Being an ambassador works seamlessly with the mission of Executive Talk. The mission is to serve the business community specifically. The Glendale Chamber is a great platform to get involved with other members in the Glendale area to extend a business and Maurice's job is to help facilitate introductions that can help chamber members further.

Maurice can be reached: or call (720) 366-7964.



Cheri Landin

The Mortgage Company

Cheri offers a unique perspective to her clients whether they are buying a home or considering a refinance...her background is in financial planning, so she sees the entire picture a little differently - it's not just a transaction! The Mortgage Company is locally owned and has been serving Colorado residents for over 20 years! She is passionate about helping others - which is also one of the reasons she was drawn to becoming an ambassador with the Glendale Chamber. A native of Wisconsin - earning a degree in Finance - she also is equally passionate about the Green Bay Packers! After college she moved to south Florida where she spent many years and relocated to Colorado in the fall of 2015. Two daughters - one in Denver and the other is a sophomore at FGCU in Ft. Meyers. She is able to serve clients in both Florida and Colorado.

Cheri can be reached: or call (561) 301-2055