Honorable Federico Peña

The Honorable Federico F. Peña is a Senior Advisor to the Colorado Impact Fund and to Vestar Capital Partners, a private equity firm with offices in New York, Boston and Denver. Peña has practiced law, served in the Colorado Legislature, served as Mayor of Denver, founded an investment advisory firm, and served in two cabinet positions in the Clinton Administration as Secretary of the Departments of Energy and of Transportation. Peña received a JD from the University of Texas. He is originally from Brownsville, Texas, and lives in Denver with his wife Cindy and their four children. Peña serves on the boards of Wells Fargo & Company, Sonic Corp. and Toyota’s North American Diversity Advisory Board. Peña was a National Co-Chair of Obama for America 2012. He served in the same role in 2008 and was a national board member of the Obama-Biden Transition.