Community & Support

Lean Project Support & Coordination


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Have a Lean Idea? Fill out this form to get started!

If you are interested in getting another Department's perspective on an upcoming Lean project, need help with facilitation, or want to know the results of a similar project, please use this form. We can provide support in:

  • Lean event facilitation help
  • Lean project advice (identifying potential challenges and opportunities on a specific project)
  • Project scope development
  • Lean project results review

The form results go directly to our Lean Program, and we will match you up with Departments that can provide relevant advice, facilitation expertise, and project results. If you have any questions, please contact our office via


Department Lean Champions

Interested in learning how Lean could help you in your work process? Looking to collaborate with another department on a process? Feel free to contact your department's Lean champion. If you have any trouble, please contact us at

Department Contact Email
Agriculture Kate McRoy
Corrections Lisa Thayer
Colorado Energy Office Ryan Harry
Education Jennifer Okes
Health Care Policy & Financing

Chad Anderson

Michael Shull

Higher Education TBD TBD
Human Services

Bridget Clawson

Labor & Employment

Tiffany Becker

Kirsty Dykes

Law Jon Reitan
Local Affairs Natriece Bryant
Military and Veterans Affairs Dave Callahan
Natural Resources TBD TBD
Office of Economic Development & International Trade David Fishman
Office of Information Technology 

Wlliam Schoeppner

Dennis Henry

David Young

Personnel & Administration Karie Coonrod
Public Health & Environment Heather Weir
Public Safety

Corey Niemeyer

Regulatory Agencies

Tracy Garceau

Stephanie Romero


Rick Johnson

Amber Ordenez

Transportation Gary Vansuch