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Gov. Hickenlooper announces Boards and Commissions Appointments

DENVER — Thursday, May 23, 2013 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced several board and Commission appointments today. The appointments were to the Boxing Commission; the Private Occupational School Board; the State Board of the Great Outdoors Colorado Trust Fund; and the Urban Drainage Flood Control District Board of Directors.

 

The Boxing Commission regulates the conduct, promotion and performance of live boxing and kickboxing matches in Colorado. The commission oversees ticket sales, referee licensing and qualifications for participants, including classification by weight and skill.
The members appointed for a term expiring June 27, 2013:

  • Ryan Lavar Frazier of Aurora, to serve as a member and occasioned by the resignation of Elaine J.C.DeBassige D’Amato of Aurora.

 

The member appointed for a term expiring June 27, 2016:

  • Ryan Lavar Frazier of Aurora, to serve as a member.

 

The Private Occupational School Board advises on standards for educational services in private occupational schools. The Board also grants accreditation to schools that meet the standards established by the Board. The appointments must be confirmed by the Colorado Senate.
The member appointed for a term expiring July 1, 2014:

  • Joseph James Wolf of Arvada, to serve as a representative of the general public who is employed by a lending institution located in Colorado and is familiar with the Colorado college access network, and occasioned by the resignation of Earl F. Douglass of Lakewood.

 

The member appointed for a term expiring July 1, 2015:

  • Richard Semakula of Centennial, a representative of a private occupational school, and occasioned by the resignation of Jennifer Lynn Sprague of Thornton.

 

The State Board of the Great Outdoors Colorado Trust Fund uses state lottery and lotto proceeds to purchase and enhance Colorado’s recreation areas, parks, wildlife, wildlife habitat and open space. The appointments must be confirmed by the Colorado Senate. The members appointed for terms expiring April 15, 2017:

  • Peggy E. Montano of Denver, to serve as a Democrat and resident of the 1st Congressional District, reappointed.
  • Alan E. Schwartz of Snowmass Village, to serve as a Democrat and resident of the 3rd Congressional District and West of the Continental Divide, reappointed.
  • Natalie Jo Rogers of Yuma, to serve as an Unaffiliated and resident of the 4th Congressional District.
  • Heather Lee Carroll of Colorado Springs, to serve as a Democrat and resident of the 5th Congressional District, reappointed.
  • Linda Jean Strand of Aurora, to serve as a Democrat and resident of the 6th Congressional District.
  • Jason B. Brinkley of Aurora, to serve as a Republican and resident of the 6th Congressional District.
  • James R. Spaanstra of Lakewood, to serve as a Democrat and resident of the 7th Congressional District, reappointed.

 

The Urban Drainage and Flood Control Districts 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, 2014:

  • Lisa Ann Morgan Morzel of Boulder, to serve as a member and occasioned by the resignation of Robert Peter Muckle of Louisville.

 

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

 

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