About the Executive Committee

Consisting of investors representing a cross-section of the region's industries, the Executive Committee oversees Metro Denver EDC's budget and designs the work plan to guide strategic goals to improve and expand the region's businesses and workforce including influence legislative policy. Members of the Executive Committee meet once per month and many members lead other committees and special task forces.

Leadership -  Carla Dore and John Moore, Co-Chairs

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Carla Dore, president and CEO of Workplace Resource, a Herman Miller Certified Dealer, was appointed to a two-year term as a co-chair of the Metro Denver EDC’s Board of Governors in August 2015. 

Dore began her career with Workplace Resource, one of Colorado’s largest office furniture dealers, in 1990 and has held a variety of positions including Vice President of Sales and Marketing, eventually becoming President in 2002. In 2011, she purchased the organization from Herman Miller Inc., at which time she applied for and received her Women’s Business Enterprise National Council Certification and Woman Owned Small Business Certification.

Dore is extensively involved in Colorado community organizations. She is a past board chair of The Rocky Mountain Children’s Law Center and is currently active in Denver Kids Inc., the College of Health and Human Sciences at Colorado State University, and the Good Samaritan Medical Center Foundation. 

Jon Moore

John Moore is a Senior Vice President for, and serves as the JE Dunn Construction Company’s Regional Director of Business Development. Moore was appointed in September 2018 to a two-year term as a co-chair of the Metro Denver Executive Committee. 

In his role at JE Dunn, Moore oversees business development activities in JE Dunn’s West Region with offices in Denver, Portland, Phoenix, and Colorado Springs. Moore joined JE Dunn in March 2017 after spending virtually his entire career at Martin/Martin, Inc., a Colorado based civil and structural engineering firm. 

Moore is a member of many organizations, EDC’s and chambers and today holds several executive committee positions. A Colorado native, he received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Colorado State University and is a registered engineer in the state of Colorado.