Nominating Committee

2019-2020 CBA Committee Chair: Loren Brown

CBA Staff Liaison: Jessica Lindzy

Committee Members:

Region 1: Ruchi Kapoor
Region 2: Andrew Birkeland
Region 3: Judson Hite
Region 4: Todd Kettlekamp 

Region 5: Gary Kramer
Region 6: Daniel Zemke
Region 7: Leslee Balten
CBA President: Kathleen Hearn Croshal
Section Representative: Alexander McShiras
President Elect: Jessica Brown
At Large Members: Pete Cordova and Tonya Luna
CBA YLD Representative: Danae Woody


Request for CBA Applicants

Under the leadership of Loren Brown, the CBA Nominating Committee will soon begin to select candidates for 2020-2021 leadership positions.  The committee will choose a President-Elect and three Vice Presidents.  Each Vice President will serve a 2-year term. 

Nominations will be made for the following offices:

  • President-Elect, Region Five (El Paso County, Fremont/Custer, Heart of the Rockies, and San Luis Valley Bar Associations)
  • Vice President, Region 2 (Adams-Broomfield, Arapahoe County, Aurora, Douglas-Elbert County, and First Judicial District Bar Associations)
  • Vice President, Region 4 (Pueblo County, Sixteenth Judicial District, Southern Colorado, and Southeastern Colorado Bar Associations)
  • Vice President, Region 6 (Four Corners, Mesa County, Seventh Judicial District, and Southwestern Colorado Bar Associations)

The duties of the President and Vice-Presidents are set forth in the CBA Bylaws, the Policy and Procedure Manual, and in the REFOCUS 20/20 Plan which reads: “Future officers of the CBA are expected to implement this plan and keep the CBA strategically focused.  The nominating committee is directed to consider these as it nominates officers.”

The Nominating Committee must report its nominees to the CBA membership on or before February 15, 2020.  Thereafter, additional nominations for any of the above offices may be made by petition of no less than 100 members in good standing, up to and including March 15, 2020.

Everyone is invited and encouraged to contact any members of the Nominating Committee with suggestions or questions. To contact the committee, email Jessica LindzySince the Committee will begin its deliberations in the very near future, you are encouraged to submit your suggestions as soon as conveniently possible, but no later than December 31, 2019.

Individuals should not be hesitant to suggest themselves and apply for any position.  

Please send a letter of interest, or recommendation, and resume to Jessica Lindzy no later than December 31, 2019.  

To self-nominate or nominate someone please send a letter and resume to Jessica Lindzy.

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