Board of Directors

Janice Sinden Headshot


  • Independent Director

Independent Director

Janice Sinden has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Denver Center for the Performing Arts since 2016. Past positions include Chief of Staff for Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock, where she managed 60 appointees and 26 departments. She currently serves on the boards of Citizens for Arts to Zoo, University of Northern Colorado, VISIT Denver, the American Transplant Foundation, Colorado Inclusive Economy and Denver Preschool Program. Ms. Sinden has been recognized by Titan 100 as one of Colorado's Top 100 CEO's, Denver Business Journal as an Outstanding Woman in Business, 5280 Magazine as one of the 50 most influential people in Denver, the Colorado Women’s Foundation as one of the 25 most influential women in Colorado, by the Girl Scouts of Colorado as a Woman of Distinction, and by the University of Northern Colorado Department of Political Science and International Affairs as Distinguished Alumnus of the Year. Ms. Sinden has been a member of the Company’s Board of Directors since January 2022. Her operational and business knowledge, rich cultural experiences and community involvement provide the Company with a valuable resource and contribute to the business perspectives of the Board.