Rebecca Mitchell, Director
As Director of the Colorado Water Conservation Board, Becky carries out the policies and directives of the Board relating to the conservation, development and utilization of the state’s water resources, and works closely with the State Engineer, General Assembly, the Executive Director of the Department of Natural Resources, and the Governor on water resource issues for the State of Colorado. The Director acts as the representative for the state on interstate and intrastate water issues, including issues relating to flood control, water conservation and drought planning, water information, river restoration and environmental aspects of water management. As Director, Becky is involved with federal and state legislation pertaining to water resources and represents the State of Colorado on commissions and entities such as the Arkansas River Compact Administration, the Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Forum, the Western States Water Council, and the Missouri Basin States Association.
, Deputy Director
As the Deputy Director of the Colorado Water Conservation Board, Lauren supports the Director and the agency's staff in carrying out CWCB's mission. She works on a number of issues and policies including Colorado's Water Plan implementation, state and federal legislative activities that impact the agency, and water projects and negotiations with statewide significance.