David Leonard

Mr. Leonard brings more than 30 years experience in media and telecommunications to Rocky Mountain Public Media.

Leonard is the former CEO WildBlue Communications and previously worked with Liberty Media International overseeing their operations in Argentina, Chile and Puerto Rico.

He was also founder and CEO at VeloCom Inc. which established the largest competitive local exchange carrier in Latin America. He has served as either CEO or Board Member of several foreign and domestic entities including VTR (Chile); Cablevision (Argentina); Metrocall Wireless (USA); United International Holdings; Kabelvision (Sweden), and United Cable of Colorado (a subsidiary of United Cable Television Corporation).

Leonard was named Ernst & Young’s “Entrepreneur of the Year” in 2000. Best of all, David is a long-time member of KUVO, a passionate lover of jazz and a hard swingin’ pianist! KUVO welcomes David’s experience and expertise in telecommunications, technology and business.


Rocky Mountain Public Media exists to strengthen the civic fabric of Colorado.


Integrity. We aspire to engage a diverse community in ways that build mutual trust and respect. We take seriously our responsibility to operate with the highest level of transparency, accountability, and inclusivity.

Commitment. We will engage our staff, supporters, and the Colorado community with the genuine intent to educate, inspire, and evoke meaningful conversations.

CollaborationWe believe collaboration must be embraced equally by the individual and the organization in all we do, and extended purposefully in our relationships throughout the communities we serve.

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