Brendan is the Executive Vice President of the Roaring Fork Valley Market for FirstBank, Colorado’s largest locally-owned banking organization. His experience in real estate lending includes commercial projects in the multi-family, office, and retail sectors, plus construction and renovation. Brendan relocated to the Roaring Fork Valley in 2012 to open and establish FirstBank’s new Market after working at locations in Downtown Denver and the flagship in Lakewood.
Brendan is currently the President of the Mark Ross Montessori Foundation, in addition to his board position with Community Builders. Prior involvement includes service on the boards of Windwalkers, Advocate Safehouse Project, Del Norte Neighborhood Development Corporation, the Glenwood Springs Downtown Partnership, and Community Educational Outreach.
Brendan holds an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the University of Colorado and his MBA with a concentration in Real Estate from Denver University. He also received his Graduate Banking degree from the Graduate School of Banking in Madison, Wisconsin.