Attorney General-elect Phil Weiser announced today his first round of executive appointments.
- Natalie Hanlon Leh will serve as chief deputy. Hanlon-Leh is co-partner-in-charge of the Denver office of WilmerHale and chair of the Legal Aid Foundation of Colorado;
- Eric Olson will serve as solicitor general. Olson is a partner at Bartlit Beck, vice-chair of the Legal Aid Foundation of Colorado and member of Leadership Denver 2019;
- June Taylor will serve as chief operating officer; Taylor is the executive director of the Colorado Department of Personnel & Administration and state personnel director, member of the Japanese American Leadership Delegation 2018
- Lawrence Pacheco will serve as director of communications. He is the current director of communications at the Colorado Department of Revenue
“The distinguished individuals who are joining my executive team represent the best of Colorado — a commitment to serve our community, address the challenges facing our state, and act with the highest levels of integrity,” Weiser said. “Their diverse backgrounds and life experiences will enrich the AG’s office and help advance our vision of serving as the People’s Lawyer. I am confident that they will work tirelessly to build an office that defends our freedoms, fights for opportunities for all, and protects our land, air, and water. I appreciate their willingness to serve our state and thank the Transition Team that worked hard to recruit them.”