DENVER — Friday, Feb. 10, 2017 — Governor John Hickenlooper announced today two appointments to the Governor’s Communications Office. Marie Logsden has been appointed Director of Strategic Communications and Jacque Montgomery has been appointed Press Secretary.
DENVER — Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the eHealth Commission and State Board of Nursing.
The eHealth Commission supports the implementation of the state's Health IT strategy and interoperability objectives by setting goals for Health IT programs and creating a process for developing common policies and technical solutions.
For a term expiring February 1, 2019:
DENVER — Monday, Jan. 30, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Discovery Project Steering Committee and Sickle-Cell Anemia Advisory Committee.
The Discovery Project Steering Committee was created to develop, enhance and maintain a statewide discovery sharing system to create more predictable state costs associated with criminal discovery.
For a term expiring July 1, 2017:
DENVER — Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today that Major General H. Michael Edwards, Colorado’s Adjutant General, will retire effective March 31, 2017, upon reaching his mandatory retirement date.
DENVER — Monday, Jan. 23, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced a Boards and Commissions appointment to the Colorado Student Leaders Institute Executive Board.
DENVER — Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Advisory Council, State Board of Pharmacy, Board of Trustees of the University of Northern Colorado and Water Resources and Power Development Authority.
DENVER — Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 — The Office of State Planning and Budgeting (OSPB) today submitted budget amendments to the Joint Budget Committee that apply to the FY 2017-18 budget request.
DENVER — Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today that Kathleen Staks has been appointed executive director of the Colorado Energy Office, effective Jan. 20, 2017. She will replace Jeff Ackermann, who was recently appointed to the Public Utilities Commission.
DENVER — Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today issued the following statement on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) decision against reimbursing private businesses and individuals for claims of damages from the Gold King Mine spill:
DENVER — Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced that fitness icon and chairman of the National Foundation for Governors’ Fitness Councils (NFGFC) Jake Steinfeld has selected Colorado to kick-off its 2017 DON’T QUIT! fitness campaign. The NFGFC will deliver $100,000 fitness centers to three Colorado schools that demonstrate leadership in getting and keeping their students fit.