Mental Health Advisory Board for Service Standards and Regulations

The Mental Health Advisory Board for Service Standards and Regulations was created pursuant to Section 27-65-131, C.R.S. The Board is tasked with recommending standards and rules relevant to the provisions of Title 27, Article 65, C.R.S., the Care and Treatment of Persons with Mental Illness. Board members are appointed by the Governor and serve three year terms.

Board members consist of fifteen people with representation from state agencies, the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, psychiatrists, nonprofit health care facilities, the Colorado Bar Association, consumers of mental health services, family members, children's health care facilities, and law enforcement officers. All members are appointed by the Governor and serve three year terms. The full Board meets once a month on the fourth Friday from 10:00-12:00 pm.

Meetings

Members
Name Representative Term Expiration
Vacant Family of persons with mental illness  
Lisa Beaton Public or Private Sector 07-01-21
Sarah Myers Colorado Bar Association 07-01-21
Lori Claussen Children\'s Health Care Facilities 07-01-21
Cassie Damato Public or Private Sector 07-01-22
Clayton Cunningham Public or Private Sector 07-01-22
Sara Stowell CU Medical Center 07-01-22
Rana Shaner Consumer of Mental Health Services 07-10-22
Hal Mandler Public or Private Sector 07-01-22
Thomas Olbrich Nonprofit Health Care Facilities 07-01-22
Liz Lowdermilk Professional Psychiatrist 07-01-22
Laura Ferguson CDHS, Division of Behavioral Health 07-01-21
Kara Johnson-Hufford Department of Public Health and Environment 07-01-23
Jennifer Vasquez-Stitt Proprietary skilled health care facilities 07-01-23
Franklyn Ortega Public or Private Sectors 07-01-23
Agendas and Minutes

Legislation & Reports

§ C.R.S 27-65-130: Statute Governing the Mental Health Advisory Board for Service Standards and Regulations

Resources

Resources

Board Recommendations