Legislative

  • CML Advocacy Team

    The 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
    Kevin is responsible for managing the legislative program, advocating municipal interests before the state legislature, and overseeing CML's strategic plan. His advocacy issues include beer and liquor; marijuana; employment and labor; telecommunications and broadband; and other issues of municipal interest. He also assists in training and answering inquiries for other municipal officials on various topics. In addition, Kevin authors the “CML Legislative Matters” blog. Kevin joined the League in 1999. 

    Dianne CriswellLegislative Counsel: Dianne Criswell
    Dianne is responsible for advocating municipal interests before the state legislature, oversees the League’s legal advocacy activities, and supports CML members. Her legislative advocacy issues include elections; municipal finance; open meetings and open records; governmental immunity; tax and fiscal policy, and retirement and pensions. She also assists in training and answering inquiries for municipal officials on various topics. Dianne joined the League in 2015.

     

    Morgan CullenLegislative & Policy Advocate: Morgan Cullen
    Morgan is responsible for advocating municipal interests before the state legislature. His issues include economic development; environment and sustainability; natural resources; severance taxes and energy impacts; transportation and transit; and utilities. He also assists in training and answering inquiries for other municipal officials on various topics. He joined the League in 2016.

     

    Staff_StorrieMLegislative & Policy Advocate: Meghan Dollar
    Meghan is responsible for advocating municipal interests before the state legislature. Her issues include affordable housing, criminal justice and courts; immigration; public safety; land use; lottery and gaming; historic preservation, and special districts. She also assists in training and answering inquiries for other municipal officials on various topics. Meghan joined the League in 2011.