A Mayoral appointee was appointed to the Commission on February 20, 2002. Commissioner Mascarenas holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Goshen College in Indiana and an Associate of Arts Degree in Elementary Education from Hesston College in Kansas. She enjoyed a 30-year career as a Probation Officer and Probation Administrator for the Denver Juvenile Court. She is a former Governor appointee to the Colorado Board of Parole and a former Mayoral appointee to the Public Safety Review Commission. Commissioner Mascarenas has served on community, state and national Boards and Commissions. She established the Denver Juvenile Justice Treatment Accountability for Safer Communities (TASC) and served as Interim Deputy Manager of the Family and Children’s Division at the Denver Department of Human Services. Her term expires 12/31/2012.