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Gov. Hickenlooper announces Boards and Commissions Appointments

DENVER — Monday, April 8, 2013 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced Boards and Commissions appointments today. The appointments were to the State Board of Health and to the State Board of Land Commissioners.

 

The State Board of Health advises the executive director of the department on all matters relating to public health and determines policies for the department to follow in administering and enforcing the public health laws of the state. The appointments must be confirmed by the Colorado Senate.
The member appointed for a term expiring March 1, 2015:

  • Rick L. Brown of Lakewood to serve as a resident of the 7th Congressional District and an Unaffiliated, and occasioned by the relocation of Christopher Scott Stanley from the 7th Congressional District.

 

The members appointed for terms expiring March 1, 2017:

  • Christopher Scott Stanley of Denver to serve as a resident of the 1st Congressional District and a Republican, reappointed.
  • Honorable Jill Hunsaker Ryan of Edwards to serve as a resident of the 3rd Congressional District and a Democrat.
  • Gary Lynn Teague of Fort Morgan to serve as a resident of the 4th Congressional District and an Unaffiliated.
  • Betty B. McLain of Colorado Springs to serve as a resident of the 5th Congressional District and a Republican.
  • Joan W. Sowinski of Centennial to serve as a resident of the 6th Congressional District and a Republican, reappointed.
     

 

The State Board of Land Commissioners is responsible for the direction, control and disposition of the public lands of the State under such regulations as prescribed by law.The appointments must be confirmed by the Colorado Senate.The members appointed, effective June 30, 2013, for terms expiring June 30, 2017:

  • Buck Blessing of Denver to serve as a citizen at large and an Unaffiliated, reappointed.
  • Keith Berlin Bath of Fort Morgan to serve as a person with substantial experience in production agriculture and an Unaffiliated.
  • Gary A. Butterworth of Colorado Springs to serve as a person with substantial experience in natural resource conservation and a Republican.

 

For more information on Boards and Commissions, click here or e-mail gov_officeofboardsandcommissions@state.co.us.

 

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