Legislative

  • CML Advocacy Team

    cml_advocacy_team.jpgThe CML advocacy team and a brief outline of their various responsibilities should help direct questions and comments of municipal members and key decisionmakers to the appropriate person.

    To email an advocacy team member, use the first initial of the first name, the entire last name, and @cml.org, for example, John Doe's email would be jdoe@cml.org. (Due to spam bots CML no longer lists email addresses on this page.) All staff can also be reached at 303-831-6411 or toll free at 866-578-0936.

  • Staff_BommerKDeputy Director Kevin Bommer is responsible for handling special projects at CML, managing the legislative program, as well as advocating municipal interests before the state legislature. His issues include urban renewal; severance tax and federal mineral lease; marijuana; beer and liquor; pensions; water and wastewater; employment and labor; and other issues of municipal interest. He also assists in training and answering inquiries for other municipal officials on various topics. Kevin produces a blog during the session, CML Legislative Matters. Kevin joined the League in 1999.


    Dianne CriswellLegislative & Policy Advocate Dianne Criswell is responsible for advocating municipal interests before the state legislature. Her issues include municipal finance and budget, transportation, property taxation, tax policy, and economic development. She also assists in training and answering inquiries for other municipal officials on various topics. Dianne joined the League in 2015.

     

    Staff_StorrieMLegislative & Policy Advocate Meghan Dollar is responsible for advocating municipal interests before the state legislature. Her issues include housing, immigration, public safety, building codes, gaming, historic preservation, and disaster management. She also assists in training and answering inquiries for other municipal officials on various topics. Meghan joined the League in 2011.


    Staff_WilsonGSenior Legislative Counsel Geoff Wilson drafts legislation, provides research and advice, and represents the League before the General Assembly, various state agencies and officials, and the appellate courts on various matters affecting municipalities. His areas of particular emphasis include sales and use taxation, TABOR, telecommunications, broadband, elections, open meetings and open records, land use, oil and gas regulation, and utilities. He has been with the League since 1987.