Main Office

1313 Sherman St., Room 718
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-3441
Fax: 303-866-4474

Media inquiries:

For media inquiries and CORA requests please contact Katie Weeman (katherine.weeman@state.co.us)
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State Agency Records Retention Schedules

Title/Function Name/Email Extension
Director Lauren Ris 3441
Deputy Director Vacant  


Title/Function Name/Email Extension
Section Chief Kirk Russell 3232
Project Manager/Feasibility Cole Bedford 3234
Program Assistant Jessica Halvorsen 3247
Contracts Kaylee Salazar 3227
Finance Manager Mimi  Winter 3205
Project Manager/Marketing Matt Stearns 3257
Construction Finance Project Manager Joshua Godwin 3254


Title/Function Name/Email Extension
Chief Operating Officer Anna Mauss 3224
Board Coordinator Viola Bralish 3206
Budget Analyst Tina Heltzel 3218
Budget Analyst Michael Regan 3214
Administrative Assistant Rosalie Major 3223
Marketing & Communications Director & PIO  Katie Weeman 3242
Office Coordinator Anna Porter 3244
Accountant Vacant 3235
Contract Administrator Dean Johnson N/A
Arkansas Basin Water Plan Grant Project Manager Lauren Duncan N/A
Colorado, Gunnison, Yampa/White/Green Basins Water Plan Grant Project Manager Ashley Garrison N/A
South Platte, Metro, North Platte Basins Water Plan Grant Project Manager Jackie Daoust N/A
Southwest & Rio Grande Basins Water Plan Grant Project Manager Laura Spann N/A


Title/Function Name/Email Extension
Section Chief Amy Ostdiek 3228
Deputy Section Chief Emily Zmak 3248
Water Resources Specialist Michelle Garrison 3213
Data & Technology Coordinator Carolyn Kemp 3212
Endangered Species Recovery Program Manager Kara Scheel 3202
Decision Support Systems Specialist Brian Macpherson 3229
Weather Modification Program Manager & Section Support Andrew Rickert 3249
Special Project Coordinator Erik Skeie N/A


Title/Function Name/Email Extension
Section Chief Rob Viehl 3237
Hydrologist/Hydrographer Laura Fields-Sommers 3253
Hydrologist Brandy Logan 3241
Program Assistant Kimberly Ricotta 3226
Hydrologist Marielle Sidell 3233
Water Resources Engineer Colin Watson 3216
Senior Water Resources Specialist Kaylea White 3240
Water Resources Specialist Pete Conovitz 3204


Name/Email Extension
Section Chief Russ Sands 3211
Deputy Section Chief Kat Weismiller 3228
Senior Water Conservation Specialist Kevin Reidy 3252
Conservation and Drought Specialist Sam Stein 3231
Program Assistant Dori Vigil 3250
Principal Grants Coordinator Ben Wade 3238
Water Planning and Community Outreach Specialist  Elizabeth Schoder 3210
Senior Agricultural Specialist Nora Flynn 3215
Senior Climate Adaptation Specialist Emily Adid 3222
Outdoor Water Conservation Coordinator Jenna Battson 2117
Water Planning Program Assistant Vivian Pinelli 3256
Regional Water Coordination Specialist Jeff Rodriguez 3261

Title/Function Name/Email Extension
Section Chief Kevin Houck 3219
Flood Mapping Program Assistant Marta Blanco Castano 3225
Community Assistance Program Coordinator Doug Mahan 3221
Community Assistance Program Specialist Willem Lensink 3260
Floodplain Mapping Coordinator Terri Fead 3230
Watershed Program Director Chris Sturm 3236
Watershed Scientist Andrea Harbin Monahan 3209
Watershed and Flood Protection Specialist Steve Reeves 3245