Board of Directors

  • Jennifer Schubert-Akin

    Chairman
    Jennifer Schubert-Akin and her husband, Rick Akin, co-founded The Steamboat Institute in 2008. They have lived in beautiful Steamboat Springs,… Read More
  • Rick Akin

    Vice Chairman
    Founding Member, The Akin Law Firm, LLC, Attorneys and Counselors, Denver, Austin, and Steamboat Springs Jennifer’s husband, Rick,… Read More
  • Gary Hofmeister

    Treasurer
    Most people know Gary Hofmeister from Hofmeister Personal Jewelers which he founded 36 years ago and remains the C.E.O. Prior… Read More
  • Bob Beauprez

    Bob Beauprez is a Colorado native, buffalo rancher, author, former dairyman and Member of Congress. Raised on a third generation… Read More
  • Ron Lazof

    Ron is a Managing Director and Member of Prism Advisers, L.L.C. and Prism Advisors of Texas L.L.C. management advisory and consulting… Read More
  • Dr. Matthew Spalding

    Associate Vice President and Dean of Educational Programs — Hillsdale College Matthew Spalding is Associate Vice President and Dean of… Read More
  • Bridgett Wagner

    Bridgett Wagner is a well-known leader in the conservative movement. She is the vice president for external relations at The… Read More
  • Cheri Carsten

    Ex Officio
    Cheri Carsten is an active and enthusiastic volunteer for conservative causes and candidates in Colorado, and nationally. She is a… Read More
  • Anne Lowe

    Ex Officio
    Anne and her husband Rich have lived part time in Steamboat Springs for more than a decade, and have been… Read More