Cherry Creek Chorale

We sing music from every part of the choral spectrum, from the classics to Broadway, always with quality, passion, and joy.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
Full Time Staff:
Contract Staff:
8
Volunteers Annually:
150
Retention Rate:
100%

Cindy Runkel, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2016

Cindy Runkel has been the Chorale's accompanist and its Marketing and Development Manager for the past seven years.

Brian Leatherman, Artistic Director
Start Date: 1994

Brian Leatherman is a vocal/general music specialist in the Douglas County (CO) schools and a certified Orff-Schulwerk teacher. He is in his 18th year as Artistic Director of the Cherry Creek Chorale. Previous to this, he was Director of the Pueblo Choral Society and the Douglas County Children's Chorus. He is also a professional singer, having appeared with such orchestras as the San Juan Symphony, the Colorado Springs Symphony, the Robert Shaw Festival Singers, and the San Antonio Symphony, among many others. He received his BME and MM degrees from Colorado State University.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
12
Term Length:
3 Years
Term Limit:
2
Total # of Board Members:
13
Clients on Board:
Yes
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
4
Male:
8

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
12
Hispanic or Latino:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

3

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

95%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

100%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

0%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

Committees

Artistic
Development / Fund Development / Fund Raising / Grant Writing / Major Gifts
Executive
Finance
Marketing
Membership
Outreach
Production

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