Elizabeth Peros is corporate counsel for M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. in Denver, Colorado.  She has over 15 years experience practicing law in the areas of real estate, land development and finance.  Elizabeth is Colorado native and grew up in Denver.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Colorado and a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Denver, College of Law.  Elizabeth is actively involved in the Denver community.  She previously served on the board of directors of the American Transplant Foundation, Transplant Leadership Counsel and ACE Scholarships and worked with The Denver Hospice.  She currently serves on the board of directors of the University of Colorado, Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Depression Center.