Commissioner Appointments as provided by State Statute or Board Policy

Each January the Board of County Commissioners meets to elect a Chair for that year and to make certain appointments as provided by State Statute or Board Policy. The Vice Chair shall have the authority and duties provided for the Temporary Chairman in Section 30-10-307 C.R.S.

The Douglas County Board of County Commissioners are appointed to the following for 2018:

Chair of the Board of County Commissioners
Lora L. Thomas

Vice Chair of the Board of County Commissioners
Roger A. Partridge

18th Judicial District Attorney’s Seizure Board
Lora L. Thomas

Arapahoe County Public Airport Authority, Executive Committee
Diane A. Holbert
John Sieber
James Huffman
Staff Representative: Maureen Waller

Arapahoe/Douglas Workforce Development Board
Lora L. Thomas
Becky Nelson, Alternate

Castle Rock Economic Development Council
Roger A. Partridge
Becky Nelson, Alternate

Centennial Airport Community Noise Roundtable
Diane A. Holbert
Alison Biggs
Jamie Hartig, Alternate
Vacant, Alternate

Chatfield Basin Watershed Authority
Lora L. Thomas, Chair
Diane A. Holbert – Alternate

Child Fatality Review Team
Lora L. Thomas

Cherry Creek Basin Water Quality Control Authority
Lora L. Thomas
Jim Dederick, Alternate

Community Services Block Grant Tripartite Board
Diane A. Holbert
Terence Quinn, Designee

Denver Regional Council of Governments Board
Roger A. Partridge – Board of Directors & Budget and Finance Committee
Lora L. Thomas, Alternate
Art Griffith and Katie Rider, Staff Representatives

Denver Regional Council of Government – Sub regional Committee
Roger A. Partridge, Chair

Denver South Economic Development Partnership Board of Directors
Roger A. Partridge
Diane A. Holbert, Alternate

Denver South Economic Development Partnership
Diane A. Holbert , Roger A. Partridge, and Lora L. Thomas, Members

Developmental Pathways Board of Directors
Diane A. Holbert

Douglas County Emergency Telephone (9-1-1) Authority
Lora L. Thomas

Douglas County Fair Association Executive Board
Roger A. Partridge

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Forfeiture Board
Lora L. Thomas

Douglas County Youth Initiative Advisory Committee
Diane A. Holbert
Barbara Drake, Alternate

E-470 Public Highway Authority
Roger A. Partridge
Lora L. Thomas, Alternate

HB1328 – Broadband Deployment Board
Roger A. Partridge

Metro Area County Commissioners
Diane A. Holbert
Roger A. Partridge
Lora L. Thomas

Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation
Diane A. Holbert
Beck Nelson, County Representative

National Association of Counties (NaCO/NACoRF)

Roger Partridge
– Agriculture and Rural Affairs Steering Committee

Other Douglas County Representatives to NACO are:
Dan Makelky – Human Services and Education Steering Committee

Northwest Douglas County Economic Development Corporation
Lora L. Thomas
Becky Nelson, Alternate

Partnership of Douglas County Governments
Diane A. Holbert
Roger A. Partridge
Lora L. Thomas

Denver South I-25 Urban Corridor Transportation Management Authority
Roger A. Partridge
Lora L. Thomas, Alternate

Southern Shooting Partnership
Roger A. Partridge

Urban Drainage and Flood Control District
Diane A. Holbert
Lora L. Thomas, Alternate

Colorado Counties Inc. 
Board of Directors – Roger A. Partridge
Front Range District Board – Roger A. Partridge, Chair
Public Safety Communications Committee – Roger A. Partridge

Colorado Counties Inc. (CCI) Steering Committees

  • General Government – Lora L. Thomas
  • Health & Human Services  – Lora L. Thomas
  • Justice and Public Safety – Lora L. Thomas
  • Land Use & Natural Resources – Roger A. Partridge
  • Public Lands – Roger A. Partridge
  • Taxation and Finance –  Diane A. Holbert
  • Transportation & Telecommunications – Roger A. Partridge
  • Tourism and Economic Development – Diane A. Holbert

If you have questions about a particular board, committee or commission, please contact the staff person listed or you may also call the Commissioners’ Office at 303.660.7401.

Application for Appointment to Citizen Boards, Commissions or Committees