Business development director appointed to state authority

Thea Chase

A Palisade woman has been appointed to a state organization that makes funding available for Colorado businesses in the early stages of their development.

Thea Chase will serve a four-year term on the Colorado Venture Capital Authority. Chase will serve as a representative of venture capital, institutional investment, fund management and investment banking on the authority.

Chase is a business development director who served as executive director of the Business Incubator Center in Grand Junction. She also serves on the Palisade Board of Trustees.