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Four Couples Honored February 22 at National Jewish Health Beaux Arts Ball Presented by the Morgridg

Denver, CO —

National Jewish Health will honor four Grand Marshal couples at its 2014 Beaux Arts Ball on Feb. 22 at the Hyatt Regency Denver Colorado Convention Center. In recognition of their philanthropy and influence in the Denver community, Kathy and Ted Brown, Robin and Cole Finegan, Tim Gill and Scott Miller, and Debbie and Don Silversmith have been named Grand Marshals of the Roaring ’20s-themed “Gatsby” event. The Morgridge Family Foundation is the presenting sponsor for the Beaux Arts Ball for the fifth year in a row.


Mr. Brown is advisor to Noble Energy’s CEO and COO and serves as the company’s senior vice president, while Mrs. Brown is an advocate helping abused children. Mr. Finegan is the managing partner of Hogan Lovells’ Denver office, while Mrs. Finegan is regional director of emergency management for CDR McGuire. Mr. Gill is founder of The Gill Foundation, and Mr. Miller is financial advisor with UBS Financial Services. Mrs. Silversmith is managing director of investment research for First Western Trust, and Mr. Silversmith is chairman of First Western Trust in Cherry Creek. 

The Beaux Arts Ball gala is the largest fundraising event held in Denver for National Jewish Health. Each year, more than 1,200 people attend the ball to celebrate the world-renowned institution and to enjoy spectacular entertainment and delicious food and drink. The event raises millions of dollars to support the research and care of children and adults with respiratory, allergic, cardiac, immune and related diseases at National Jewish Health.

For more information about the 2014 Beaux Arts Ball “Gatsby” presented by the Morgridge Family Foundation, contact Clem Connolly at 303.728.6546 or by email

National Jewish Health is the leading respiratory hospital in the nation. Founded 125 years ago as a nonprofit hospital, National Jewish Health today is the only facility in the world dedicated exclusively to groundbreaking medical research and treatment of children and adults with respiratory, cardiac, immune and related disorders. Patients and families come to National Jewish Health from around the world to receive cutting-edge, comprehensive, coordinated care. To learn more, visit the media resources page.

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