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The Administration

Happy Haynes, Executive Director of Parks & Recreation     Happy Haynes
Deputy Mayor & Executive Director of Parks and Recreation
Department of Parks and Recreation
 Brad Buchanana, Executive Director of Community Planning & Development    
Brad Buchanan
Executive Director of Community Planning and Development
Department of Community Planning and Development
     
George Delaney
Executive Director of Public Works, Interim
Department of Public Works
 Don Mares, Deputy mayor & Executive Director of Human Services    
Don Mares
Executive Director of Human Services
Denver Human Services
       
Brendan Hanlon, Chief Financial Officer     Brendan Hanlon
Chief Financial Officer
Department of Finance
 Kim Day, Executive Director of Aviation    
Kim Day
Executive Director of Aviation
Denver International Airport
 Bob McDonald, Public health Administrator    
Bob McDonald

Public Health Administrator
Department of Environmental Health

 Kristin Bronson, City Attorney

   
Kristin Bronson
City Attorney
Denver City Attorney's Office
 Stephanie O'Malley, Executive Director of the Department of Safety    
Stephanie O'Malley
Executive Director of the Department of Safety
Department of Safety
       
    Murphy Robinson
Executive Director of General Services
Department of General Services
       
 Eric Tade, Chief of Fire     Eric Tade
Chief of Fire
Denver Fire Department
 Robert White, Chief of Police    
Robert White

Chief of Police
Denver Police Department
 Patrick Firman, Sheriff    
Patrick Firman

Sheriff
Denver Sheriff Department
       
    Ashley Kilroy
Executive Director of Excises and Licenses
Department of Excise and Licenses
 Nicholas E. Mitchell, Esq., Independent Monitor    
Nicholas E. Mitchell, Esq.

Independent Monitor
Office of the Independent Monitor
 

         
Scott Cardenas, Chief Information Officer       Ryan Broughton
Executive Director
Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security
 
         
Erin Brown, Executiv Director Office of Children's Affairs       Erin Brown
Executive Director
Office of Children's Affairs
       

Scott Cardenas
Chief Information Office
Technology Services

         
      Eric Hiraga
Executive Director
Denver Office of Economic Development
 Kelly Leid, Executive Director Office of the National Western Cener      


Kelly Leid
Executive Director
Office of the National Western Center


       
Derek Okubo

Executive Director
Human Rights and Community Partnerships
 Rowena Alegria, Senior Advisor for Community Communications, Human Rights & Community Partnerships      
Rowena Alegria

Senior Advisor for Community Communications
Human Rights and Community Partnerships
         
Anthony Aragon, Senior Advisor Community Affairs, Human Rights & Community Partnerships       Anthony Aragon
Senior Advisor, Community Affairs
Human Rights and Community Partnerships
         
Shawn Johnson, Senior Advisor Community Affairs, Human Rights & Community Partnerships       Shawn Johnson
Senior Advisor, Community Affairs
Human Rights and Community Partnerships
 Kent Rice, Executive Director, Denver Arts & Venues      


Kent Rice
Executive Director
Denver Arts & Venues


         
      Tim Sandos
Executive Director
North Denver Cornerstone Collaborative
         
      Erik Solivan
Executive Director
Office of Housing and Opportunities for People Everywhere (HOPE)
         
Katy Strascina, Executive Director Office of Special Events       Katy Strascina
Executive Director
Office of Special Events
 Jerry Tinianow, Chief Sustainability Officer      
Jerry Tinianow

Chief Sustainability Officer
Office of Sustainability
 

 

Alan Salazar, Chief of Staff

Alan Salazar
Chief of Staff

 

 

Pennie May, Deputy Chief of Staff

Penny May
Deputy Chief of Staff

 

 

Evan Dreyer, Deputy Chief of Staff

Evan Dreyer
Deputy Chief of Staff

Dave Edinger, Chief Performance Officer

Dave Edinger
Chief Performance 
Officer

 

 

Diane Barrett, Chief Projects Officer

Diane Barrett
Chief Projects 
Officer

 

 

Tykus Hollowaym Deputy Chief Projects Officer

Tykus Holloway
Deputy Chief
Projects Officer

 

Skye Stuart, Senior Advisor for Policy & Legislation

Skye Stuart
Senior Advisor for
Policy and Legislation

 

 

Emily Hauber, Deputy Legislative Director

Emily Hauber
Deputy Legislative 
Director 

 

 

Gabrielle Corica, Deputy Legislative Director

Gabrielle Corica
Deputy Legislative
Director

 

Amber Miller, Director of Communications

Amber Miller
Director of
Communications

 

 

Mike Strott, Deputy Communications Director

Mike Strott
Deputy Communications
Director

 

 

Jenna Espinoze, Deputy Communications Director

Jenna Espinoza
Deputy Communications
Director

 

Julia Gayles, Communications Coordinator

Julia Gayles
Communications
Coordinator

 

 

Anthony Graves, Director of Regional Affairs

Anthony Graves
Director of 
Regional Affairs

 

 

Barry Burch, Director of Boards & Commissions

Barry Burch
Director of Boards 
and Commissions

 

Leticia Gonzalez-Ibarra, Scheduler

Leticia Gonzalez-Ibarra
Scheduler for the Mayor

 

Nigel Daniels, Special Aid to the Mayor

Nigel Daniels
Special Aid to the Mayor

 

 

LaTonya Lacy, Director of Administration

LaTonya Lacy
Director of 
Administration

 

Mary Crosswright, Executive Staff Assistant

Mary Crosswright
Executive Operations
Coordinator

 

 

Elizabeth Trewin, Communications Executive Assistant

Elizabeth Trewin
Executive Assistant
to the Mayor

 

 

Will Fenton, Legislative Communications Assistant

Will Fenton
Legislative
Communications
Assistant

Valerie Sanchez, Executive Assistant

Valerie Sanchez
Executive Assistant

 

 

Cesi Gomez, Executive Assistant

Cesi Gomez
Executive Assistant

 

 

 

 

         
         
 

 
 
 
 

CONTACT & REQUESTS

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