Ruth Rohs is the vice president of corporate communications and executive director of the IMA Foundation for the IMA Financial Group. In this position, Ruth oversees public relations, marketing and corporate social responsibility for IMA and its five subsidiaries in Colorado, Kansas, Michigan and Texas. Prior to joining IMA in May 2011, Ruth was the manager of community relations for Comcast Mile High Region. She is a graduate of the University of Alabama and has a Masters degree from Chapman University. She also received a certificate in corporate community involvement management from the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship.
Ruth had an extensive nonprofit background before entering a career in corporate social responsibility. Ruth spent three years at StorageTek in community relations managing the corporate foundation, sponsorships, and diversity programs. At Comcast, Ruth was responsible for the Mile High Region’s charitable giving strategy including sponsorships, local implementation of Comcast Foundation grants and programs, employee engagement and supported media outreach efforts.
Ruth currently serves on the boards of the American Red Cross Mile High Chapter (immediate past chair), B:CIVIC, Colorado Association of Funders, Denver Chamber Leadership Foundation and the Denver Public Schools Foundation. Ruth is a 2006 graduate of Leadership Denver and a 2012 graduate of the Downtown Denver Partnership Leadership Program. In 2007, she was selected as one of Denver’s Forty Under 40 by the Denver Business Journal. In 2012, Ruth was honored with the Betsy Bernard Emerging Leader award from the Women’s Vision Foundation. Ruth and her family are active members of University Park United Methodist Church.