2017 Honorary Patron:
Dr. Justin Chang, Kaiser Permanente Colorado


The CDBF Honorary Patron position was established in 2006 and is selected by the CDBF Board of Directors. The Honorary Patron is an individual(s) or entity with a proven record of philanthropic and charitable efforts that support awareness and the betterment of both the APA community and communities throughout Colorado.

Dr. Justin Chang is currently Vice President of Quality & Innovation with Kaiser Permanente. He began his clinical practice as an emergency medicine physician over 15 years ago at Saint Joseph Hospital. He held various positions of leadership in Kaiser Permanente before joining the executive team in 2014. His focus within Kaiser Permanente is improving the quality of care experienced by our members, raising the bar for service and convenience for each individual, while simultaneously making care more affordable for all.

Dr. Chang is humbled and honored to accept the 2017 Colorado Dragon Boat Festival Honorary Patron award on behalf of all Kaiser Permanente.


Previous Honorary Patrons


2016 Denver Toyota Dealers Association
2015 Jeffrey Raval, Raval Facial Aesthetics
2013 Mercedes del Rosario Huang, Rocky Mountain Food Factory, Inc.
2010 Bob Sakata, Sakata Farms
2009 MillerCoors
2008 Leo & Linda Goto
2007 Jimmy & Linda Yip
2006 John & Anna Sie


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