Carolyn Kling
Partner Johnson Financial Group

Carolyn Kling

Carolyn E. Kling is a Managing Partner at Kling Partners, a Denver based Investment Consulting firm to families and family offices. As an independent Fiduciary, Carolyn is an Accredited Investment Fiduciary Analyst and utilizes her expertise to analyze and assess client investment portfolios and their underlying investments.

A graduate of the Leadership Center for Investment Stewards at West Point, Carolyn is a member of the Global Leadership Council for qualified professionals that serve in critical decision-making roles. Carolyn’s extensive career includes executive positions with institutional investment firms nationally. Her background began in the field of law where she served as a Judicial District Court Clerk in the 4th Judicial District in Colorado Springs.

Carolyn is a founding member and past Chair of the Del Mar Community Foundation Endowment, previous Board Director for the San Diego Boys & Girls Club Foundation and sits on various investment committees. She is an active member of the North County Estate Planning Council, 100 Women in Hedge Funds, California Hedge Fund Association and Association for Corporate Growth. Carolyn is a member of Family Office Advisory Board for Sheppard Mullin, Richter & Hampton, Esq., NYU Stern Family Office Council, and Princeton Council on Family Offices. In 2013 and 2014, she was nominated as one of the Most Influential Women in Business in San Diego by the San Diego Daily Transcript and San Diego Business Journal.

Carolyn, a Colorado native has resided on the west coast between Del Mar, CA and Denver for the past 32 of her professional years, and travels extensively throughout the country in her business.

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