Gov. Polis Appoints Heidi Humphreys as Department of Revenue Executive Director

Thursday, September 14, 2023

DENVER - Today, Governor Polis appointed Heidi Humphreys as executive director of the Department of Revenue (DOR). Humphreys has dedicated her career to serving Coloradans, with over 18 years of experience working for the State. 

“Heidi’s career of public service is a testament to her commitment to providing high-quality, efficient services to Coloradans and we are thrilled for her to bring her expertise to the executive director role at the Department of Revenue. We remain focused on saving people money and providing innovative, streamlined services to Coloradans and look forward to partnering with Heidi and the Department of Revenue on this important work as we continue to transform the culture from one of regulation to one of empowerment,” said Gov. Polis.

“It is a great honor to be able to serve the administration in this capacity,” said Humphreys. “Our role at the department is unique, our services are essential for many Coloradans, and that means we have an incredible impact on people’s lives. I am thrilled to lead the team of dedicated professionals that works every day to enhance access to our services and continues to make Colorado a great place to work and live.” 

Humphreys has worked in the Department of Revenue since 2015, where she has served as the Deputy Executive Director. Prior to this role, Humphreys served as the Director, Division of Administrative Services at the Colorado Department of Transportation from 2010 - 2015. From 2006 - 2010 she worked as the Director, Colorado Rural Workforce at the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE), and as a Regional Director with CDLE from 2005-2006. From 2002 - 2005, Humphreys served as a Workforce Training Coordinator at Colorado Mountain College. 

Humphreys holds a Bachelor of Science in Education of the Hearing Impaired from Texas Woman's University and a Master’s in Education and Human Resource Studies from Colorado State University.