Gov. Polis appoints Kara Veitch as Executive Director of DPA

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Gov. Jared Polis announced the appointment of Kara Veitch as the Executive Director of the Department of Personnel & Administration and State Personnel Director Feb. 8, 2019.

Veitch began her role with state government as the deputy executive director of the Department of Personnel & Administration in July 2013. She has more than 18 years of leadership, legal, and executive experience, having worked as an attorney for Children’s Voices, Inc., and as a partner at Isaacson Rosenbaum, P.C. She also served as associate director of the Colorado Forum, where she advised Colorado’s top business leaders on constitutional, fiscal, and educational challenges facing the State. She holds a Master of Business Administration, a Juris Doctorate, and a Bachelor of Arts - all from the University of Colorado.