Mitchell New CWCB Water Supply Planning Section Chief

The Colorado Water Conservation Board (CWCB) is pleased to announce that Rebecca (Becky) Mitchell is the new Water Supply Planning Section Chief, a position formerly held by Eric Hecox. Previously, Becky was the Water Policy and Issues Coordinator for the Colorado Department of Natural Resources (DNR). In this capacity she worked on a variety of state water issues including the federal NEPA process, wild and scenic river designations, sustainability, endangered species programs, and water rights policy. Prior to joining the DNR, she worked in both the public and private sector as a consulting engineer. Becky received both her B.S. and M.S. from the Colorado School of Mines. She brings excellent experience, many valuable skills, and new energy to the mix as a staff leader and contributor to the on-going IBCC and Basin Roundtable processes. Welcome Becky!