Commission Members

Appointed commission members
Name
City
Area of expertise
Elisabeth Arenales Denver from an organization representing consumers and understands consumers with chronic medical conditions
Jeffrey J. Cain, M.D., FAAFP  Denver health care provider who is not employed by a hospital and who is a physician recommended by a statewide society or association whose membership includes at least one-third of the doctors of medicine or osteopathy licensed in the state
Rebecca Cordes Denver represents large, self-insured Colorado businesses
Greg D’Argonne Littleton expertise in health care payment and delivery
Steve ErkenBrack Grand Junction represents carriers offering health plans in the state
Ira Gorman, PT, Ph.D  Evergreen health care provider who is not employed by a hospital and is not a physician
Linda Gorman Greenwood Village health care economist
Bill Lindsay (Chair/ Planning Committee Chair) Centennial represents licensed health insurance producers
Marcy Morrison Manitou Springs from an organization representing consumers
Dorothy Perry, PhD Pueblo expertise in public health and the provision of health care to populations with low incomes and significant health care needs
Cindy Sovine-Miller (Vice-Chair) Lakewood represents small Colorado businesses
Christopher Gordon Tholen Centennial represents hospitals and recommended by a statewide association of hospitals

 

Ex officio members
 
Susan Birch, MBA, BSN, RN, Executive Director, Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing
 
Julie Krow, Deputy Executive Director for Community Partnerships, Colorado Department of Human Services
 
Marguerite Salazar, Commissioner of Insurance, Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies
 
Jay Want, M.D., represents the Colorado All Payer Claims Database
 
Larry Wolk, M.D., MPH, Executive Director, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment