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List of Commissioners by Appointing Authority

Governor Ritter Appointees:

Peg Burnette, Chief Financial Officer, Denver Health and Hospital Authority

Donald L. Kortz, Chairman of the Board, Fuller and Company

Lynn L. Westberg, Director, San Juan Basin Health Department

Governor Owens Appointees:

Clarke D. Becker,   Executive Director, Colorado Rural Development Council

Carrie A. Besnette, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, Metropolitan State College

R. Allan Jensen, Independent Life and Health Insurance Broker

Joan M. Weber, Benefits Risk Manager, City of Englewood

David F. Rivera, Former Commissioner of Insurance, State of Colorado

Lisa M. Esgar, Deputy Director, Governor's Office of State Planning and Budgeting

Speaker Romanoff Appointees:

Erik Ammidown, Director Health & Disability Benefits, Qwest Communications

Elisabeth Arenales, Healthcare Program Director, Colorado Center on Law & Policy

Donna Marshall, Executive Director, Colorado Business Group on Health

Arnold Salazar, Colorado Behavioral Health Care Council

Mark Wallace, MD, MPH, Founder, Northern Colorado Health Alliance

Barbara Yondorf, Senior Program Officer, Rose Community Foundation

Senate President Fitz-Gerald Appointees:

David A. Downs, Jr. MD

Julia Greene, Director, Health Systems Colorado, Service Employees International Union

Grant Jones, Executive Director, Center for African American Health

Mark Simon, Disability Advocate

Daniel Stenersen, President & CEO, Shalom Park

Steven J. Summer, President & CEO, Colorado Hospital Association

Senate Minority Leader McElhany Appointees:

Steve ErkenBrack, Chair, Health Care Committee, Club 20

Bill Lindsay, President, Benefits Group, Lockton Companies of Colorado, Inc.

Ralph Pollock, Chair, Business Committee on Health Care, CACI

House Minority Leader May Appointees:

Christy Blakely, Director, Family Voices

Linda Gorman, Director, Health Policy Center, Independence Institute

Pam Nicholson, Sr. Vice President, Advocacy and Community Partnerships, Centura Health