Chris Dinsdale
President Dinsdale Brothers, Inc.

Chris Dinsdale

Chris graduated from Palmer High School in Palmer, Nebraska in 1972. He attended Hastings College in Hastings, Nebraska and graduated from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln in 1977 with a degree in business administration. Sterling, Colorado is where Chris and his wife, Joy, raised their children. They have four children who reside in Colorado and California. As president of Dinsdale Brothers Inc., Chris oversees cattle feeding, ranching and farming interests in Nebraska, Colorado and California. Chris is a director of Pinnacle Bank - Wyoming, co-chairman of Bank of Colorado, as well as vice president and director of Pinnacle Bancorp in Omaha, Nebraska. Chris serves as chairman of Performance Plus Liquids LLC and past chairman of Sterling Ethanol LLC and Yuma Ethanol LLC. In 2005, directors of the National Cowboy Museum in Oklahoma City elected Chris to the board. He has served as the president of the board of directors and member of the board for the NJC (Northeastern Junior College) Foundation since 2009. Joy is a trustee on the Denver Art Museum Board.

Memberships include the Rocky Mountain Chapter of YPO/WPO and Colorado Forum, a group of Colorado business people founded to create an informed, objective voice on critical public policy issues. Chris was 2001 Business Person of the Year in Sterling, Colorado. In 2003, Chris was named Elk Businessman of the Year. Then, together in 2009, the Logan County Chamber of Commerce named Chris and Joy Citizens of the Year. Chris and Joy enjoy fly-fishing and spending time with their children at their cabin.

Colorado Concern Board
of Directors

Stanton Dodge – Executive Vice President & General Counsel DISH Network Corporation

Steve Farber
President – Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

Tim Gill
Chairman – Scytus

Pat Hamill
Chairman and CEO – Oakwood Homes

A. Barry Hirschfeld
President – A B Hirschfeld & Sons

Bill Hybl
Vice Chairman – The Broadmoor Hotel

John Ikard
FirstBank Holding Company

Walter Isenberg
President and CEO – Sage Hospitality

David McReynolds
President – Columbine Health Plan

Larry A. Mizel
Chairman and CEO – M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.

Blair Richardson
Managing Partner – Bow River Capital Partners

Chip Rimer
Senior Vice President – US Onshore Noble Energy

Dan Ritchie
Chairman, Temple Hoyne Buell Foundation

Richard M. Sapkin
Managing Principal – Edgemark Development, LLC

Sylvia Young
President and CEO – HealthONE

*Colorado Concern Leadership

John Ikard – Chairman
Roger Hutson – Treasurer
Chip Rimer – Vice-Chair