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Lee E. Miller, Esq.

Job Title: General Counsel

Education: J.D, University of Wyoming College of Law; B.A. University of Wyoming; Admitted to Practice Law-Wyoming, Colorado, U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, 10th Circuit Court of Appeals

Professional Affiliations: Colorado Water Congress (Federal Affairs and State Affairs Committees), National Water Resources Association (Member), Colorado River Water Users Association (Member); Upper Colorado River Commission Legal Committee

Hobbies: Hiking, Camping, Backpacking, Cooking

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Kevin Meador

Job Title: Projects Principal Engineer

Education: B.S Civil Engineering South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Colorado Professional Engineer, Wyoming Professional Engineer, American Academy of Enviornmental Engineers

Professional Affiliations: American Water Works Association (Member), Pipeline Rehabilitation Committee (Member)

Hobbies: High school basketball officiating

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Margie Medina

Job Title: Administrative Support Specialist

Education: Introduction to ArcGIS I; II ESRI

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Leann Noga

Job Title: Executive Director/Assistant Secretary, Treasurer

Education: Colorado State University: B.S. Business Management and Administration Colorado State University: Master in Finance, including specification in Human Resource 2017 Water Leader Graduate from Colorado Foundation for Water Education

Professional Affiliations: Government Finance Officers Association (Member), Colorado Government Finance Officers Association (Member)

Hobbies: Baking and Spending time with Family

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Garrett Markus

Job Title: Water Resources Principal Engineer

Education: Bachelor of Science from Colorado State University in Civil Engineering with a concentration in Soil and Water Resources

Professional Affiliations: Committee Member of the Colorado State University Arkansas Valley Research Center

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Patty Rivas

Job Title: Administrative Support Specialist

Education: Fundamentals of Accounting I & II. Macroeconomics. Intermediate Accounting I

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Stephanie Shipley

Job Title: Finance Manager

Education: Education: Studied Accounting, Pueblo Community College

Hobbies: Hobbies: Hiking, traveling, paddle boarding, and spending time with family.

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Chris Woodka

Job Title: Senior Policy and Issues Manager

Education: Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Northern Arizona University; Post-Graduate Fellowship at the Indianapolis Star.

Professional Affiliations: Experience: 39 years as a newspaper reporter and editor, including 31 years as water reporter and editor for The Pueblo Chieftain.

Hobbies: Hobbies: Plays harmonica well, guitar sufficiently and can sort of sing. Established professional-grade croquet course on excess-capacity turf at SECWCD. Shoots baskets and rides bicycle whenever he has the chance.

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Meg Scarlett

Job Title: Accounting Specialist

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Peter Levish

Job Title: General Counsel

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Justin Mair

Job Title: Gardens & Grounds Associate

Professional Affiliations: Colorado State University Extension Master Gardeners

Hobbies: Hiking, Camping, Fishing, Foraging, Gardening

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Gordon Dillon

Job Title: Principal Engineer

Education: BS Geological Engineering University of Nevada, Reno. Professional Engineer in CO, HI, NM, NV, TX, UT, and WA. Private Pilot, Part 107 Drone Pilot

Hobbies: Flying, Cooking and Traveling.

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