John Tayer is the President and CEO of the Boulder Chamber of Commerce. John served over a decade at Corden Pharma Colorado (formerly Roche Colorado Corporation) in various executive public affairs and community relations positions and is a former member of the Chamber’s Board of Directors, as well as a former Board Chair. Prior to Corden, John worked directly for the city manager of Boulder as its Director of Policy Development and Intergovernmental Affair Coordinator. John began his career in Washington as a Congressional Aide to U.S. Senator Brock Adams. John holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Michigan and a J. D. from the University of Colorado School of Law. John recently resigned his position as a Director of the Regional Transportation District, representing the Boulder area.