Staci Porter-Bentley

Leader in Education

Staci Porter-Bentley, a native of Denver, Colorado, graduated from Bishop Machebeuf Catholic High School in 1987. She earned her B.A. in communications with a minor in education from Regis University in 1991; she later earned her master’s degree in education administration from the University of Phoenix.

Talented Educator

Staci began her professional teaching career with Denver Public Schools in 1992. Her roles have included classroom teacher, resource specialist, administrator and Gifted and Talented coordinator. In 2007, she was recognized by Mayor John Hickenlooper with the Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award.

Eye for Quality

Staci and her father, Lonnie Porter, began the Lonnie Porter Summer Academy in 1995. Staci has worked as a diligent director – selecting outstanding teachers to work with students who attend the academy – to teach high achieving students who serve as leaders in their schools and communities.

Staci Porter-BentleyVisionary

She hopes to help her father carry out his dream: to see all of the Porter-Billups Leadership Academy students graduate from college.


Gala and Dinner: Saturday February 10, 2018
at The Ritz-Carlton Denver
1881 Curtis Street Denver, CO 80202

Golf Tournament: Monday July 23, 2018
at Cherry Creek Country Club
2405 S. Yosemite Street
Denver, CO 80231

For more information contact: | 303.458.4094 |

Please click here to read the PBLA Newsletter. 

Read Our Newsletter Here...




Our Annual Operating Contributors

Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc.

Morgan Stanley

KeyBank Foundation

Rose Community Foundation

Temple Hoyne Buell Foundation

Bender Foundation, Inc.

Colorado Sports Hall of Fame

The Colorado Trust Crevier Family Foundation

The Schramm Foundation

Salazar Family Foundation

Subaru of America, Inc.

Sooper Credit Union

Please signup for the PBLA Newsletter. 

Sign Up Here...