Adoption Intermediary Commission

The Adoption Intermediary Commission is inactive. You may access its Manual of Standards by following the hyperlink.

The Adoption Intermediary Commission was responsibility for:

  • Drafting a manual of standards for training confidential intermediaries and licensed child placement agencies that perform searches and contact persons pursuant to section 19-5-305 (3) (b) (III),
  • Monitoring confidential intermediary training programs and child placement agencies with search and consent programs to ensure compliance with the standards set forth in the manual, with authority to approve or deny such programs based upon compliance with such standards,
  • Maintaining an up-to-date list of persons who have completed training as confidential intermediaries or as persons who conduct searches for child placement agencies and communicating such list to the judicial department.

Agendas and Minutes


Name Representative
Dorothy Crow-Willard Adoption Triad
Shana Kloek Judicial
Cynthia Newkirk-Noah Licensed CPA
John Popovich Judicial
Camilla Shea-McAleavey Intermediary
Kathy Thayer Licensed CPA
Richard Uhrlaub Adoption Triad
Leslie Zetterstrom Intermediary
Michelle Lopez CDHS
Legislation & Reports 

§ C.R.C. 19-5-303: Statute Governing the Adoption Intermediary Commission