Joseph C. Zimlich - Voting Member

Committee Assignments: Evaluation, Executive

Term Expires: December 31, 2016

Joseph C. Zimlich is the Chief Executive Officer of Bohemian Companies. Bohemian Companies is a private family financial and investment office that includes the Bohemian Foundation, a family foundation, and Bohemian Asset Management. Governor Zimlich previously served as a manager in mergers and acquisitions and as a specialist in the not-for-profit and banking industries, both at an international accounting firm.

Governor Zimlich has held board of director level positions in the following industries: technology, semi-conductors, water filtration, trust, private and commercial banking, food service, and venture-capital funds. In addition to service on the CSUS Board of Governors, he currently serves as a Board member for the Bohemian Foundation, First Western Trust Bank, and Third Way.

Governor Zimlich graduated from the University of Iowa with a BBA in Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Professional in Human Resources (PHR). He is active in his community of Fort Collins, Colorado, notably with his previous involvement with Colorado State University’s Global Leadership Council, EnviroFit International, the Economic Opportunities Advising Committee, Community Development Block Grant Committee, Fort Collins Museum of Discovery, Human Resources Ordinance Task Force, and Leadership Fort Collins.