DENVER — Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Emergency Medical Practice Advisory Council and the Colorado State Fair Authority Board of Commissioners.
The Emergency Medical Practice Advisory Council (EMPAC) advises the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) regarding the appropriate scope of practice for emergency medical technicians, including waivers to the scope of practice, and for criteria for physicians to serve as EMS medical directors.
For terms expiring Oct. 15, 2021:
Diana E. Koelliker of Telluride, a physician actively serving as an emergency medical service medical director and practicing in rural or frontier counties, reappointed;
Nathaniel J. Lenn of Pueblo West, an emergency medical technician certified at any level who is actively involved in the provision of emergency medical services, appointed;
Kevin E. McVaney, MD of Littleton, a physician actively serving as an emergency medical service medical director and practicing in any area of the state, reappointed;
Shannon Smith Sovndal, MD, FACEP of Longmont, a physician actively serving as an emergency medical service medical director and practicing in urban counties, appointed.
DENVER — Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced a Boards and Commissions appointment to the Governor’s Commission on Community Service.
The Governor’s Commission on Community Service shall recommend to the Governor a comprehensive national and community service plan for the state that is developed through an open and public process and updated annually. The plan shall address the state’s needs in the areas of school safety, preventing youth violence, literacy and mentoring or disadvantaged youth. The Commission also administers funds received from the Corporation on National and Community Service.
For a term expiring Aug. 24, 2020:
Eric Scott Naff of Parker, to serve as a representative with knowledge of community service, and occasioned by the resignation of Elizabeth Anne Moore Mueller of Denver, appointed.
DENVER — Monday, Nov. 6, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today ordered flags lowered to half-staff on all public buildings until sunset Nov. 9 to honor the victims of the attack in Sutherland Springs, Texas and as proclaimed by President Donald Trump.
The full text of the president’s proclamation:
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 6, 2017
HONORING THE VICTIMS OF THE SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, TEXAS SHOOTING