Tim Gaudette is Colorado outreach manager at Small Business Majority, directing their outreach and development efforts in Colorado. He works to build and maintain relationships with small-business owners, organizations, and foundations. Before joining Small Business Majority, Gaudette worked at a small business in Denver and his background includes significant finance and investment-related work in the regulatory, research, and sales areas in Denver, Washington, D.C., and Baltimore. He also served as chairman for the all-volunteer board of the Denver Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, and in 2016 was recognized by the Chamber as Business Person of the Year. This year, Gaudette was appointed by Colorado’s insurance commissioner to the Consumer Insurance Council, where he provides insight on behalf of the small-business community on health insurance issues in the state. He has degrees from the College of William and Mary and the University of Exeter.