Startup Longmont Committees

The tasks, efforts and support provided to the community by Startup Longmont are divided between the Board of Directors and across Startup Longmont Committees. Each committee is comprised of a Committee Chair (as identified below), and minimally two supporting Board Members, and two, or more external Advisers.

Below are listed the Startup Longmont Committees and their members, each committee chair is responsible for the function of their respective committee in providing support to the community on behalf of Startup Longmont. If you have an interest in supporting Startup Longmont by joining a particular committee please reach out to the committee chair, or to Darren@StartupLongmont.com.


Executive Committee

  • Committee ChairDarren Elven, President & CEO
  • Board Member – Ben Oelsner, Secretary
  • Board Member – Open
  • Adviser – Open
  • Adviser – Open

Finance & Funding Committee

  • Committee Chair – Ian Netherton, Treasurer
  • Board Member – Darren Elven
  • Board Member – Open
  • Adviser – Open
  • Adviser – Open

External & Public Relations Committee

  • Committee Chair – Dixon Dick, Director
  • Board Member – Chris Salter, Director
  • Board Member – Open
  • Adviser – Open
  • Adviser – Open

Events & Content Programming Committee

  • Committee Chair – Chris Salter, Director
  • Board Member – Dixon Dick, Director
  • Board Member – Ian Netherton, Treasurer
  • Adviser – Stuart Robertson, CEO of Next Level Traction
  • Adviser – Open

Partnerships Committee

  • Committee Chair – Eben Johnson, Director
  • Board MemberDarren Elven, President & CEO
  • Board Member – Dixon Dick, Director
  • Adviser – Open
  • Adviser – Open

Longmont Startup Week Steering Committee

  • Committee ChairDarren Elven, President & CEO
  • Board Member – Dixon Dick, Director
  • Board Member – Open
  • Adviser – Open
  • Adviser – Open