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Chief Executive OfficerAndy@NorthernColorado.com (970) 541-2127
Andy is the Chief Executive Officer of the Northern Colorado Economic Alliance (NCEA). Andy joined NCEA as its first Chief Executive in the beginning of 2016 and looks forward to executing NCEA’s mission of marketing the outstanding attributes of Northern Colorado both nationally and internationally.
Prior to joining NCEA, Andy enjoyed a successful career as a bank executive. Most recently, he served as the Chief Executive Officer of the North and West Texas community markets for BBVA Compass Bank. In that capacity, he assisted in a turn-around of those community markets from historically low performing markets to the top performing markets in the bank. Andy also helped found and served as Chief Executive Officer of two community banks based in Utah and California.
Andy is a graduate of the University of Southern California with a BA in Political Science and recently completed a management program at the University of Texas in Austin. He has been actively involved in a number of charitable and civic boards and service projects and looks forward to similar contributions in Northern Colorado. He married his wife, Molly, in 1993, and together they have two daughters and one son.
Chief Operating OfficerMary@NorthernColorado.com (970) 541-2123
Mary joined the Northern Colorado Economic Alliance in 2014 as the Chief Operations Officer. Her responsibilities include oversight of the organization’s finances, human resources, communications, investor relations and operations.
Throughout her career, Mary has worked in nonprofit, foundation, corporate and government organizations, and she has spearheaded statewide and local initiatives focused on social and economic issues.
Mary holds a Master’s Degree in Human Development and Family Studies, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology—both from Colorado State University. A long-time resident of Northern Colorado, she and her husband Larry share six grown children. They spend their time running and biking throughout the region.
Chief Marketing OfficerMike@NorthernColorado.com (970) 541-2125
Michael Masciola has 25 years experience in economic development implementing target industry strategies and overall marketing initiatives aimed at the office, industrial, retail, aviation, housing and governmental sectors. Specially, Michael possesses 9 years experience in the primary employment attraction and expansion of Northern Colorado. His background includes overseeing economic development for both public/private and municipal organizations in Fairfax County, Colorado Springs and West Chicago. Over his career, Michael has managed 150+ business clients resulting in 5,900 new job announcements, $680M in private investment and 4M square feet of new building construction. He is also multi-disciplined in strategic planning, workforce strategies, market and feasibility analyses and economic and fiscal impact analysis.