Javier Alberto Soto is the new President and CEO of The Denver Foundation. Before joining The Denver Foundation in October 2019, Soto spent 10 years as President and CEO of The Miami Foundation. The son of Cuban immigrants, Soto was born in Madrid and moved as a young child to Miami. He graduated from Florida State University with a B.A. in History and Political Science and earned his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.

“I am honored to join The Denver Foundation, one of the leading community foundations in the country,” Soto says. The Denver Foundation is Colorado’s largest and most experienced community foundation. This organization mobilizes resources to meet the needs of people in Metro Denver. Founded in 1925, The Denver Foundation harnesses philanthropy to build a future where all residents can prosper.