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News Media Resources / PIO

If you are a member of the news media please refer to the following staff subject-matter resources.

Board of County Commissioners, all Board Departments, including the Department of Human Services

Maintaining an open, transparent and accountable government requires that we maintain an equally open, transparent and accountable relationship with news media.  The expectation of our Board of Douglas County Commissioners is that our Communications and Public Affairs staff will:

  • Engage with and be responsive to news media;
  • Provide frequent and timely access to County news via various traditional and online means;
  • Enable access to and knowledge about public meetings and other means by which to engage with the County in the process of governance. 

Wendy Manitta Holmes, APR
Director, Communications|Public Affairs
303.660.7358 direct line
303.880.7785 mobile
[email protected]

The most expedient means to connect with Ms. Holmes – and receive a response – is via text or email.

Douglas County Sheriff Public Information Officer

Having trained and experienced Public Information Officers gives the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office an edge in delivering accurate, coordinated information to the news media and its citizens, in a timely and efficient manner.

Deputy Cocha Heyden
Public Information Officer
On Call PIO:  720-770-0178
Email: [email protected]

Deputy Lauren Lekander
Public Information Officer
On Call PIO:  720-770-0178
Email:[email protected]


Office of the District Attorney 18 Judicial District

The 18th Judicial District’s DA’s Office is committed to providing News Releases and Public Information in an accurate and timely manner.

Vikki Migoya
Communications Director
720.874.8556 main phone
303.994.6513 mobile
[email protected]

Douglas County Combined Courts

The Colorado Judicial Branch offers various resources to help members of the media report on Colorado’s state courts.

Public Information Officers

Robert McCallum  720-625-5811
[email protected]

Jon Sarché 720-625-5815
[email protected]

Tri-County Health Department

Dispensing information is just as important is dispensing medication. Clear communication is vital in every public health situation – to inform people of risk, to motivate healthy changes, and by providing accurate information. Tri-County Health Media Relations.

Gary Sky
Public Information Officer
6162 South Willow Drive #100
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
303.220.9200 main phone
303.846.6245 direct line
303.220.9208 FAX
[email protected]