Chief of Staff Biography

Kimberly Lund

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Kimberly Lund was appointed the Chief of Staff for the division on  July 1, 2019.  She joins DHSEM as an accomplished senior leader with 37 years of leadership experience as a Colorado Active Guard/Reservice officer.  

Lund most recently served as the principle personnel officer to the Adjutant General and the Assistant Adjutant General of the Colorado Army National Guard.  She has over 13 years of experience in positions with broad responsibilities for strategic planning, complex operations, program management, personnel, logistics and financial management. Experienced in disaster relief planning, preparation, and response for all-hazards response operations, including responses to wildfires, floods and tornados as well as cybersecurity and defense operations.  Familiar and comfortable with dynamic, ambiguous high-profile environments.

Lund earned a Masters of Education with an emphasis in organizational development and change from Colorado State University in 2007, a BA from Columbia College in 1995 and graduated from Command and General Staff College in 2003. 

Biography Chief of Staff Kimberly Lund