The Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce has a team of experienced, highly dedicated professionals that support an inclusive community for our members that connects, empowers, and advances women in business. We do this by being genuine connectors, building authentic relationships, demonstrating a service mindset, and passionately leading the way for business women and men in Colorado.

Meet the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce Staff



Kristen Blessman, President & CEO

Kristen is a change-­agent leader who drives the mission and values of the
CWCC -­fostering and inclusive environment of empowering, supporting
and encouraging the advancement of women in business. Kristen has
infectious energy and passion toward changing the staggering statistics of
women in business, to have more women in CEO positions, executive
leadership roles and more women-­‐owned businesses. You can find her
engaging in the Denver community or out running or cycling in the
Colorado sun.


Heather Howerton


Heather Howerton, Program & Marketing Manager

Heather spearheads marketing, events and program initiatives
for the CWCC. With her tenacity, humor and grace, she ensures
the CWCC’s events go swimmingly and that they inspire,
encourage and truly resonate with our members. Connect with
Heather to learn more about our wide array of programs and
events. You can find her at jive-­‐worthy music shows or
embarking on her next international excursion.



Morgan Montgomery


Morgan Montgomery, Business Development Manager

With her charisma, infinite energy and passion to grow the tribe here at
the CWCC, you can find Morgan out engaging in the community.
Questions or inquiries about the CWCC and HOW we are advancing
women in business? She’s happy to grab a coffee and discuss ways to get
involved in the CWCC community. You can also find her leading a
volleyball team for teenage girls or pursuing her Graduate School studies
in Sports Management.

Erica Hanger
Erica Hanger, Sales & Marketing Coordinator

Erica wears many hats at the CWCC, where she supports business
development efforts, marketing and event logistics as well as
membership outreach. With her hospitable nature, insatiable
curiosity and zest for life, Erica welcomes aboard new members to
the CWCC community, by providing guidance, support and
discussing ways to get new members engaged in the community.
You can find her crafting creative writing projects or planning her
next travel adventure.



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