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Gov. Hickenlooper announces Boards and Commissions appointments

DENVER — Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced several Boards and Commissions appointments today. The appointments were to the Colorado Racing Commission; the Colorado State Fair Authority Board of Commissioners; the State Board of Equalization; and the Water and Wastewater Facility Operators Certification Board.

 

The Colorado Racing Commission regulates and supervises pari-mutuel wagering (for horses and dogs), including enforcement of rules, supervision of race meets and racing officials and collection of revenues to the State. The appointment must be confirmed by the Colorado Senate. The member appointed for a term expiring July 1, 2017:

  • Pam Oldham Inmann of Castle Rock, to serve as a resident of the 4th Congressional District, who has been engaged in business in a management-level capacity for at least five years.

 

The Colorado State Fair Authority Board of Commissioners directs and supervises the Colorado State Fair and Industrial Exposition. The fair is held annually at Pueblo for the display of livestock and agricultural, horticultural, industrial, mining, recreational, educational and scientific products of the State of Colorado. The members must be confirmed by the Colorado Senate. The members appointed for terms expiring Nov. 10, 2017:

  • William Joseph Hybl of Colorado Springs, to serve as a Republican residing in the 5th Congressional District.

  • Michael Cafasso of Pueblo, to serve as a Democrat residing in the 3rd Congressional District and the county of the fair, who has expertise in finance through management-level experience in banking.

  • David J. Galli of Pueblo, to serve as a Democrat residing in the 3rd Congressional District and the county of the fair, who has expertise in finance through management-level experience in banking, reappointed.

 

The State Board of Equalization reviews the valuations of real and personal property and, upon a majority vote, raise, lower and otherwise change such valuations so that the state’s tax burden is equally and fairly distributed. The appointments must be confirmed by the Colorado Senate. The members appointed for terms expiring Sept. 2, 2017:

  • Sandra M. Adams of Denver, to serve as a representative with knowledge of property taxation, reappointed.

  • Charles S. Brown of Littleton, to serve as a representative with knowledge of property taxation, reappointed.

 

The Water and Wastewater Facility Operators Certification Board establishes rules and regulations concerning the application, admission to the exam, and issuance of certificates to operators of water and wastewater treatment plants. The member appointed for a term expiring June 30, 2016:

  • Laura Lynch of Silverthorne, to serve as a representative with various interests in the water and wastewater facility certification program, west of the Continental Divide, and occasioned by the resignation of Robin Joyce Schiro of Pagosa Springs.

 

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

 

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