State Bank Commissioner

Chris Myklebust

Chris Myklebust

Chris Myklebust was appointed as Colorado’s State Bank Commissioner in July 2015. As the State Bank Commissioner, he is responsible for all examination and enforcement functions of the Division of Banking, subject to the policy- and rule-making authority of the Banking Board, for all Colorado state-chartered commercial banks, trust companies, and licensed money transmitters. In addition, he is responsible for enforcing the Public Deposit Protection Act.

Prior to his appointment, Commissioner Myklebust served as the State Commissioner of Financial Services from 2006-2015 and was recently reappointed to the position in April 2017. He now serves as the Commissioner for both the Division of Banking and the Division of Financial Services.

He previously worked in the private sector as a consultant serving in a number of management capacities throughout the United States, specializing in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, regulatory, legal and compliance, marketing, and business operations. Commissioner Myklebust is a graduate of Regis University in Denver where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management. He also holds a degree in Electronics Engineering Technology and has been professionally licensed in securities and real estate.


Contact Information
1560 Broadway, Suite 975
Denver, CO 80202