Thank You to Our Gala Leadership

The American Cancer Society is a volunteer-led, staff-supported organization. Our volunteers are the cornerstone of our success. Their tireless work is instrumental to moving our mission forward: to save lives, celebrate lives and lead the fight for a world without cancer. We cannot thank them enough for dedicating their time, treasure and talents.

Interested in joining our volunteer leadership? For more information, please contact Christina Valentine at 
720-577-4545 or

2022 Gala Co-Chairs

Susan Lintonsmith
CEO & Board Member
Erica Ferris
Director of Casino Marketing
Monarch Casino Resort Spa

Gala Board of Ambassadors

Barbra Chase / Focal Systems 

Erica Ferris / Monarch Casino Resort Spa

Stacey Hicks 

Susan Lintonsmith / CEO & Board Member

Zahra Raki / HCA Healthcare 

Janet Stout-Pogar / Beacon Health Options 

Maureen Tarrant / Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center and Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children

Ghislaine Torres Bruner / Polsinelli

Gala Experience Planning Committee

Lauren Kvamme / Sunflower Bank

Mallory Mills / SAP Litmos

Lorie Nguyen 

Tim Sward / Cigna