Colleen M. NieseVice Chair
With over 25 years’ experience in the parking industry, Colleen has held the positions of Chief Administrative Officer, Senior Vice President and Vice President for national parking management firms as well as co-founded her own parking consultancy prior to joining Colonial Parking. As its Vice Chair, Colleen works with her colleagues to help coordinate and direct all new business activities by developing relationships, driving new opportunities, and ensuring client satisfaction and retention as well as delivering the promise to our clients through the oversight of the human resources department. As Forge Mobility’s CEO, Colleen works closely with ownership on executing key strategies for expansion and growth in the DC metropolitan area. Throughout her parking career, Colleen has been a volunteer leader within the parking industry, including service on the National Parking Association’s Board, as well as being asked to serve as the Chair of Women In Parking. She also has been a frequent speaker and presenter at numerous industry-related annual conferences throughout North America. She graduated with a BA in Liberal Arts from the University of Toledo and maintains her SPHR and CPP designations.