Charles L. Ward

Charles Ward

Chuck retired as Colorado President for Qwest Communications in 2012. He worked in the telecommunications industry for over 38 years. He also served as interim CEO at the National Sports Center for the Disabled and two years as head of Public Affairs at the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce.

Chuck served on the Board of the Denver Metro Economic Development Corporation, which he co-chaired for two years, the Board of the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, which he chaired in 2010, and the Board of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Colorado.

Chuck grew up in Pennsylvania and attended Penn State University [BS] and Southern Illinois University [MBA]. Chuck and his wife Chris have lived in Denver for 20 years and have two children.