Alan Arney
Senior Career Consultant, Lee Hecht Harrison
Board of Alumni and Friends

Alan Arney is a Senior Career Consultant in the Denver office of Lee Hecht Harrison, where he coaches senior corporate executives going through career transition.  Alan previously served as Vice President of Global Learning & Development at Western Union where he was responsible for managing the development and delivery of learning programs to Western Union’s 8,500 employees. Prior to Western Union, Alan was a Director in the Denver office of Accenture and worked for the company for 20 years. At Accenture, Alan worked with global and domestic companies to deliver management consulting and business process outsourcing services. Alan worked on four continents, including leading Accenture’s five year program to train 20,000 new registered nurses in Kenya in conjunction with the African Medical & Research Foundation and Nursing Council of Kenya.  Alan was also a management consultant at enVision Business Consulting, and early in his career worked in Government Affairs at the Colorado Association of Commerce & Industry and in Operations at Bank Western Federal Savings Bank. Alan is a 1985 graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder with a degree in Political Science. He currently serves on the Career Services Employer Advisory Board at CU. He and his wife have been CU football season ticket holders for the past 30 years. Alan and his wife, Karen, live in Littleton, Colorado and have three children: a daughter Kristin who graduated from CSU and works for the Walt Disney Company, a son Michael who graduated from the Leeds School of Business in May of 2017 and is starting his career at PwC in Denver, and son Andrew is a student at Coastal Carolina University.  Alan is active in a number of civic and philanthropic activities in the Denver community.