FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Office of Gov. John Hickenlooper
Governor names new executive director for Colorado Department of Revenue
DENVER — Tuesday, July 11, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today Michael S. Hartman will be the new executive director of the Colorado Department of Revenue. He replaces Barbara Brohl who announced her departure effective Aug. 31, 2017.
“Michael places high priority on those operations that serve the public,” said Governor John Hickenlooper. “He brings extensive banking experience and organizational management to the role. Perhaps more importantly, this opportunity is a bit of a coming home as he served in Colorado’s inaugural Governor's Fellowship Class.”
Hartman is currently senior vice president at the Mutual of Omaha Bank in Denver. He has held previous leadership roles at GE Capital, GE Antares Capital, Archstone-Smith REIT, Bank of the West and Pi Kappa Phi Properties, Inc. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at the University of Colorado - Boulder and his master’s degree in Business Administration at the University of Chicago.
"I am incredibly honored to follow in Barb Brohl's footsteps and look forward to building on the foundation of success she and the Department's employees have achieved over the last six years,” said Hartman. “The Department of Revenue engages with every Colorado citizen through its various operations and I look forward to helping the talented team of employees keep the best interests of the Colorado citizenry at the center of every decision the Department makes."
Hartman joins the Administration on July 31, 2017.
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