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Gov. Hickenlooper announces several Board and Commission appointments

DENVER — Tuesday, March 20, 2012 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced several Board and Commission appointments today. The appointments are to the Colorado Traumatic Brain Injury Board; the Energy Impact Assistance Advisory Committee; the Petroleum Storage Tank Advisory Committee; the State Board of Pharmacy; the State Board of Psychologist Examiners; the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District Board of Directors; and the Workforce Development Council.

 

The Colorado Traumatic Brain Injury Board awards grants from the Colorado Traumatic Brain Injury Trust Fund. The appointments must be confirmed by the Colorado Senate. The member appointed for a term expiring June 30, 2014:

• Timothy R. Hurtado of Colorado Springs.

The member appointed for a term expiring June 30, 2015:

• Sena K. Harjo of Lakewood.

The members appointed to serve at the pleasure of the governor:

• Indira Gujral of Denver, to serve as a representative of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
• Bill Levis of Englewood, to serve as a representative of the Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado.
• Nancy Smith of Parker, to serve as a representative of the Colorado Department of Human Services.

 

The Energy Impact Assistance Advisory Committee reviews the existing and potential impact of the development, processing, or energy conversion of mineral and fuel resources on various areas of the state. The Committee then makes recommendations to the Department of Local Affairs to assist impacted areas. The appointments must be confirmed by the Colorado Senate. The members appointed for terms expiring Aug. 24, 2015:

• Karla Jean Distel of Durango.
• Susan B. Alvillar of Grand Junction.

 

The Petroleum Storage Tank Advisory Committee establishes procedures, practices and policies governing the process for applying to the underground storage tank fund. The fund reimburses eligible applicants for allowable costs in cleaning up petroleum contamination from petroleum storage tanks. The member appointed for a term expiring Oct. 16, 2014:

• Gregory J. O’Donnell of Westminster, to serve as a refinery and retail representative.

 

The State Board of Pharmacy examines applicants, holds disciplinary hearings to issue and revoke pharmaceutical licenses and inspects pharmacies. The members appointed for terms expiring July 1, 2015:

• Gloria Jeannine Dickerhofe of Superior, to serve as a licensed pharmacist, Unaffiliated and as Chair.
• Armand Joseph Potestio of Boulder, to serve as a licensed pharmacist and as a Democrat.
• Ginny Orndorff of Broomfield, to serve as a non-pharmacist and as a Democrat.
• Heather Anne Hawker of Lakewood, to serve as a non-pharmacist and as an Unaffiliated.

 

The State Board of Psychologist Examiners reviews applicants for licensure and issues a license to those who meet the requirements to be a psychologist in Colorado. The member appointed for a term expiring Aug. 31, 2012:

• Kris Mackey of Golden, a licensed professional counselor.

 

The Urban Drainage and Flood Control District Board of Directors assists local governments in the planning, design, construction and maintenance of multi-jurisdictional drainage and flood control projects. Four members of the 23-member board are mayors from Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder and Jefferson counties.
The member appointed for a term expiring Jan. 31, 2013:
 

• Debbie A. Brinkman of Littleton.

The members appointed for terms expiring Jan. 31, 2014:

• Joyce E. Downing of Northglenn.
• Robert Peter Muckle of Louisville.
 

 

The Workforce Development Council consists of representatives of the business community and state agencies. The council, in consultation with the business community and state agencies, advises the governor on matters regarding the employment and training needs of the state and on workforce development plans and strategy.

The member appointed for a term expiring Sept. 28, 2013:

• Kristie Lee LaRose of Highlands Ranch, a representative of business.

The members appointed for terms expiring Sept. 28, 2015:

• Kyle Andrew Sickman of Denver, a representative of business.
• Sean Patrick McCarville of Centennial, a representative of labor.
 

The members appointed to serve at the pleasure of the governor:

• Tanuj “TJ” Deora of Denver, as a representative of the Governor’s Energy Office, and as a nonvoting ex-officio member.

 

For more information on Boards and Commissions, visit www.colorado.gov/governor or e-mail boards@state.co.us.

 

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