DENVER WELFARE REFORM BOARD
# of Members: 5 appointed by Mayor
Year Terms: 4
Confirmation: City Council
Elizabeth H. Horn, Service provider, 01/01/14, Chairperson
Bridget Kaminetsky, 01/01/14
Fran Coleman, 01/01/15
Lance Benninghoff, 01/01/15
Rachel Contizano, 01/01/16
George Brantley, 01/01/16
Penny May, NONE
The board is responsible for adopting policies, rules and regulations pertaining to the function, duties and responsibilities of the Denver Welfare Reform Board and the Dept. of Human Services.
Membership includes the Mayor or his designee,the Manager of Human Services,two City Council Members, one member from the Denver business community, one member from the One-Stop Career Center System, one member with Early Childhood Education/Child Care background, one member from the Board of Human Services, one at-large member, one member who is a former welfare recipient and one member who has experience as a Human Services service provider.
Monthly on the Second Wednesday, 5–7 p.m at the Denver Department of Human Services located at 1200 Federal Blvd in conference room 3110. Also meets quarterly January, April, July, and August at 38th and Steele at 5pm.
Brenda Lechuga, Brenda.Lechuga@denvergov.org
Enabling Authorization: Ordinance 673 Series 1997