Michael Haines


Prior to joining Maurer & Associates, Michael had been in the investment management industry for over 25 years.  Most recently as Principal and Managing member of JDH Capital Management LLC, a Colorado registered Investment Advisor managing a commodity pool using futures and equities.  From 1985 to 1999 he was with Founders Asset Management Inc, a no load mutual fund company.  He had started with Founders as an equity analyst and attained the position of Chief Investment Officer before leaving in 1999 as the firm was acquired by large east coast fund complex.  Michael is a native of Wyoming but was raised in Colorado, graduating from Greeley West HS and attending The Colorado College for his BA in Chemistry followed up by a University of Denver M.B.A. with a finance concentration.  He is happily married to Judy, his wife of 27+ years.  They have two teenage boys and enjoy all Colorado activities and beach vacations.

Colin Sides

Before joining Maurer & Associates Colin studied economics at the University of Denver. He graduated in 2015 with a BA in economics along with Minors in psychology, philosophy, and history. Colin worked as a resident Assistant for two years at DU, responsible for approximately twenty first year students each year. After graduation, he worked as a bartender near the DU campus where he became a manager. Colin was born in Lafayette Indiana but grew up in Colorado Springs. He graduated from Air Academy High School in 2012. Colin enjoys traveling and has so far been to eleven foreign countries. He also enjoys hiking and shooting in the mountains of Colorado.