Leadership team

Our senior team sets the tone for our work in economic development, advocacy, education & talent, and innovation & international partnerships.


  • Laura Huffman

    President & CEO

  • Charisse Bodisch

    Senior Vice President
    Economic Development

  • Leslie Gruver

    CFO & Senior Vice President
    Finance

  • Bethany Leffingwell

    Senior Vice President
    Customer Experience & Communications

  • Jeremy Martin

    Senior Vice President
    Strategy

  • Colleen Pate

    Chief of Staff

  • Roland Peña

    Senior Vice President
    Global Technology & Innovation