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About Us

Andy Hill, CDO Program Manager

Shay Ives, Community Revitalization Specialist

Waverly Klaw, Long-Term Recovery Planner

Anne Miller, AICP, Senior Planner

Tim Stroh, AIA, Main Street Preservation Architect

Stephanie Troller, Community Development Specialist - Economic Development Specialist


Andy Hill

Andy Hill has worked for the Colorado Department of Local Affairs for fifteen years, currently as the director of the Community Development Office. After having worked in both Denver and the Grand Junction field office, she has a strong appreciation for the unique and collaborative solutions communities develop to address land use, transportation, economic development,  affordable housing, public health and energy. Andy has a Master's in Public Administration from the University of Colorado at Denver, and is a member of the Colorado Chapter of the American Planning Association. She enjoys backpacking, lake kayaking, and spending time with her family.

 Shay Ives

Shay Ives is a Community Revitalization Specialist with the Community Development Office. She has four years of experience working on land use planning projects across the country including historic preservation studies, comprehensive land use plans, development codes, design standards and guidelines, and affordable/fair housing analyses. Shay has a Bachelor’s in Environmental Design from the University of Colorado Boulder and a Master’s in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Colorado Denver. Shay likes to travel, hike, and spend time with her family and friends. 

Waverly Klaw 

Waverly Klaw, is a Long-Term Recovery Planner with the Community Development Office. Prior to working at the Department of Local Affairs, Waverly spent over five years managing programs for national and international non-profit organizations headquartered in New York City and Portland, Oregon. She is passionate about creating sustainable and resilient communities through hazard mitigation plans, recovery action plans, and land use codes. Waverly has a Bachelor's degree in Sociology form Syracuse University and is currently completing her Master's degree in Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Colorado Denver. She is an active member of the American Planning Association Colorado Chapter and is an accredited LEED Green Associate with the U.S. Green Building Council. Waverly likes to travel, camp, scuba dive and spend time with her family and friends.

Anne Miller

Anne Miller is a Senior Planner with the Community Development Office. Anne has over 20 years of community development experience in the public, private, and non-profit sectors. She has worked with communities in Colorado and across the nation to develop long-range plans to promote healthy, livable communities with a focus on parks, recreation, open space, and trails. Her strengths are group facilitation, project management, community planning, and organizational development. Anne has a Master's of Urban Planning and Policy degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is an active member of the American Planning Association and the American Institute of Certified Planners. Anne likes to travel, be active in the great outdoors, and relax with family and friends.

Tim Stroh

Tim Stroh is a Main Street Preservation Architect with the Community Development Office focusing on design and the Colorado Main Street Program. He has over 14 years of experience working on historic preservation projects throughout rural Colorado. His background includes providing practical education about design, preservation techniques, incentives and benefits, and guideline standards. Tim received his Bachelor's in Environmental Design and Master's of Architecture from Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana. He is a registered architect in Colorado and Montana as well as an active member with the Colorado American Institute of Architects. Tim enjoys long distance motorcycle touring, stained glass, and rock hounding.

Stephanie Troller

Stephanie Troller is the Colorado Main Street Coordinator and focuses on economic development. Stephanie has been with the Department of Local Affairs for four years and has over 10 years experience in community and economic development. Her experience includes business retention and recruitment, planning and implementation, housing, project management, and working with rural communities. Stephanie holds her Bachelor's degree in International Business from New Mexico State University and is currently working to become a Certified Economic Developer (CEcD). Stephanie enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.


Contact Us: 


Community Development Office (CDO)

1313 Sherman Street, Room 521

Denver, CO  80203

303.864.7720 (main)

303.864.7759 (fax)


Andy Hill, CDO Program Manager




Shay Ives, Community Revitalization Specialist




Waverly Klaw, Long-Term Recovey Planner




Anne Miller, AICP, Senior Planner




Tim Stroh, AIA, Main Street Preservation Architect




Stephanie Troller, Main Street Coordinator, Economic Development Specialist