Laura Leprino, Director of Strategic Initiatives

After enjoying diverse careers in banking, general contracting and real estate, Laura returns to Starboard group heading up our Client Services Division.

Since 2002, Laura has enjoyed working on several campaigns in various capacities. A fixture on the Colorado political scene for decades, Laura Leprino brings wisdom and experience to our firm. An accomplished businesswoman, in 2009 she first came to the Starboard Group as an advisor, sharing her expertise in fundraising, major event planning, and donor relations.

Before joining our firm, Laura worked in banking and business development for over 30 years in Colorado. She served as vice president of marketing at First National Bank, where she led efforts to improve its reputation and brand awareness. Laura was also a principal with a leading Colorado-based general contracting firm.

In the political world, Laura served as director of special events for former Congressman Bob Beauprez in both his 2004 congressional campaign, his 2006 and 2014 gubernatorial campaigns. In this position, her primary responsibilities were fundraising, major event planning and cultivating donor and volunteer relations. Laura also served in Congressman Beauprez’s congressional office as the special events coordinator, where she organized events for the Congressman’s policy advisory committees and constituent focus groups.

Laura is a leader in her community and throughout her career worked for several Colorado charitable organizations including serving as a board member for the Red Rocks Community College Foundation Board.

When not working hard to make her Colorado a better place, through community and political activism, Laura enjoys spending time with her husband George Feeney and their family.