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Community Corrections Task Force

The Community Corrections Task Force was seated by CCJJ April 2013 to conduct a thorough analysis of the structure and functions of community corrections in Colorado. Members of the task force represent and collaborate with relevant groups and stakeholders such as the Governor's Community Corrections Advisory Council.

Date Time Location

October 9, 2014
 
12:30 - 5:00pm 710 Kipling Street
Lakewood, CO 80215

Next Meetings: 
November 13, 2014
December 11, 2014
January 8, 2015
February 12, 2015
March 12, 2015

Unless otherwise noted, all meetings of the Community Corrections Task Force will be held at the 710 Kipling Street, Lakewood, Colorado from 12:30pm-5:00pm.

See the CCJJ Master Calendar for information on all scheduled meetings of the Commission and its subgroups.

To ensure balanced representation on the Community Corrections Task Force, the CCJJ Chair and Vice-Chair employed a template to guide the appointment process. Representative agencies and stakeholders were determined first, followed by the solicitation for and appointment of volunteers to the available positions.

Position Name, Affiliation
Co-Chair / Prosecution / CCJJ Peter Weir, District Attorney's Office, 1st Judicial District
Co-Chair / Judicial Branch, Court / CCJJ Theresa Cisneros, District Court, 4th Judicial District
County Commissioners / CCJJ Sallie Clark, County Commissioner (El Paso)
Judicial, Probation (Staff) / CCJJ Eric Philp, Division of Probation Services (*)
CO State Board of Parole / CCJJ Brandon Shaffer, Parole Board
Criminal Defense / CCJJ Alaurice Tafoya-Modi, At Large
Comm. Corr. Provider (Non-Profit) Gregg Kildow, Intervention Community Corrections Services
Comm. Corr. Provider (County) Dennis Berry, Mesa County Criminal Justice Services
Comm. Corr. Provider (Private) Shannon Carst, Colorado Community Corrections Coalition (*)
Comm. Corr. Board (Staff) Greg Mauro, City and County of Denver (*)
Behavioral Health Harriet Hall, Jefferson Center for Mental Health (*)
Victim Advocate Joe Cannata, Voices of Victims
Public Defender David Lipka, Public Defender’s office, Pueblo
Offender Advocate Christie Donner, Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition
Dept. of Public Safety Glenn Tapia, Division of Criminal Justice
Dept. of Labor and Employment Kathryn Otten, Colorado Department of Labor & Employment (*)
Dept. of Corrections (Parole) Walt Pesterfield, Division of Adult Parole
Dept. of Corrections (Re-Entry) Heather Salazar, DOC Offender Services
Comm. Corr. Board (Member) TBD
Legislative, CO House TBD
Legislative, CO Senate TBD
Staff: Germaine Miera (germaine.miera@state.co.us or 303-239-5729)
"CCJJ" - Commission members
(*) - Also a member of the Governor's Community Corrections Advisory Council                                                                
Former Members
Position
Name, Affiliation
Judicial, Probation (Officer) Bill Gurule, 12th Judicial District, Probation
Dept. of Corrections (Parole) Steve Hager, Department of Corrections
Law Enforcement Stan Hilkey, Mesa County Sheriff's Office
Legislative, CO Senate Steve King, Senate District 17
Dept. of Corrections (Re-Entry) Jackie McCall, DOC Offender Services
Comm. Corr. Board (Member) Steve Reynolds, 21st Judicial District
CO State Board of Parole Anthony Young, Parole Board

The Community Corrections Task Force has created the following work group(s). Working groups may be engaged simultaneously or intermittently in meetings and activities. Check the CCJJ Master Meeting Calendar for any scheduled meetings of working groups.

ONGOING
Community / Community Boards Working Group
This group is exploring untapped community partners offering programs and services that may be integrated into the community correction system and exploring the role of community corrections boards as laiasons between their respective communities and the community corrections system.

Population Working Group
This group is exploring characteristics of the community corrections populations being served (e.g., high risk vs. low risk; high need vs. low need) and the services targeted to these populations.  The group will address how best to identify and serve the high risk and high need population.

Referral Process Working Group
This group is exploring evidence-based and best practices in the referral of offenders to community corrections.

CONCLUDED
System-Mapping Working Group
This group is doing preliminary work to delineate the systems and elements of community corrections in Colorado.

The Community Corrections Task Force has posted no materials.

Date Time Location Minutes
August 7, 2014 12:30-5:00pm 710 Kipling,
Lakewood, CO 80215
To be posted
July 10, 2014 Canceled
June 12, 2014 12:30-5:00pm 710 Kipling,
Lakewood, CO 80215
 
May 8, 2014 Canceled
April 10, 2014 12:30-5:00pm 710 Kipling,
Lakewood, CO 80215
 
March 13, 2014 Canceled
February 13, 2014 12:30-5:00pm 710 Kipling,
Lakewood, CO 80215
January 9, 2014 12:30-5:00pm 710 Kipling,
Lakewood, CO 80215
December 12, 2013 1:00-5:00pm 710 Kipling,
Lakewood, CO 80215
November 7, 2013 1:00-5:00pm 710 Kipling,
Lakewood, CO 80215
October 10, 2013 1:00-5:00pm 710 Kipling,
Lakewood, CO 80215
September 5, 2013 Canceled
August 8, 2013 12:30-3:30pm 11011 W. 6th Avenue,
Lakewood, CO 80219
July 11, 2013 12:30-4:30pm 11011 W. 6th Ave.,
Lakewood, CO 80215 
June 13, 2013 1:30-4:30pm 710 Kipling,
Lakewood, CO 80215
May 9, 2013 1:00-5:00pm 710 Kipling,
Lakewood, CO 80215
April 11, 2013 1:30-5:00pm 11011 W. 6th Ave.,
Lakewood, CO 80215 
                                                                                                                 

See the CCJJ Master Calendar for information on all scheduled meetings of the Commission and its subgroups.