The Council created a process to recognize the exceptional contributions
of an individual to public safety in the field of community
corrections. The Advisory Council presents this award at the
annual meeting of the Colorado
Association of Community Corrections Boards.
The exemplary efforts of these individuals have made a difference
in community corrections.
2001 - Jean Carlberg, a citizen member of the 18th judicial
district community corrections board.
2002 - Stephen Schapanski, an 8th judicial district community
corrections board member representing the courts.
2003 - Norm Garneau, an 18-year citizen member of the
21st judicial district, Mesa County Community Corrections Board.
2004 – David Cutler,
Arapahoe Community Treatment Center - 18th Judicial District
2005 - Paul Cooper, Larimer
County Community Corrections - 8th Judicial District
2006 - Ed Camp - Division of Criminal Justice
- Office of Community Corrections
2007- Cindy Talkington
- Director, Correctional Alternative Placement Services (CAPS)
2008 - Paul M. Isenstadt - COMCOR,
Inc - 4th Judicial District
2009 - John Schmier - Southwest Colorado Community Corrections (Hilltop House) - 6th Judicial District
If you would like to nominate a person for the Governor’s
Community Corrections Advisory Council Award, please download
and complete the nomination
form. Completed nomination forms should be sent to the Division
of Criminal Justice, 700 Kipling Street, Suite 1000, Denver,
CO 80215 ATTN: Arlene Duran (phone 303.239.4548)
Nominations can be submitted to DCJ at any time throughout the
award year. Nominations will be submitted to the Advisory Council
for review in March. The award will be presentated at the annual
CACCB meeting in May.
the Award Nomination Packet
HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHS OF THE ADVISORY
1986 First Advisory Council:
Established by Executive Order A 248 86 on December 24, 1986
by Governor Richard D. Lamm.
Executive Order B 008 86 established the composition and duties
of the council, signed on December 20, 19986 by Governor Lamm.
Developed the present criteria for use in allocating community
corrections funds 1987.
Established first set of By-Laws for the Council on May 1, 1987.
Established first Colorado Community Corrections Residential
Standards in 1988.
1989 Second Advisory Council:
Appointed by Executive Order A 021 89 on February 2, 1989 by
Governor Roy Romer.
Executive Order B 036 89 addressed Council duties, signed on
January 25, 198 9 by Governor Romer.
The Advisory Council completed the Five Year Plan for Community
Corrections in April 1990.
1991 Third Advisory Council:
Appointed by Executive Order A 218 91 on November 7, 19991
By Governor Roy Romer.
Executive Order B 030 91 addressed Council duties, signed November
1, 1991 by Governor Romer
Colorado Community Corrections Non- Residential Standards were
established on July 1, 1991.
Council By-Laws were revised in April 1992.
Colorado Community Corrections Residential Standards were revised
in May 1992.
The Colorado Community Corrections “Five Year Plan”
was updated in November 1993.
1995 Fourth Advisory Council:
Appointed by Executive Order A 308-95 on December 2, 19995
by Governor Roy Romer.
Executive Order B 016 95 addressed duties of the Council and
superseded Executive Orders B 036 89 and B 030 91 in its entirety.
The report on “Recommendations for the Allocation and
Use of Community Corrections Beds” was completed on June
The Advisory Council assisted DCJ in the establishment of the
present ‘Five Year Community Corrections Contract”
beginning in FY 1999-2000.
2000 Fifth Advisory Council:
Appointed by Executive Order A 14 00 on January 7, 2000 by
Governor Bill Owens.
Revised the Colorado Community Corrections Standards for Residential
and Non Residential programs
Developed the Auditing Guidelines Document – a technical
assistance tool for programs
Created the Governor’s Community Corrections Advisory
Council Award - a process to recognize individuals in community
corrections for outstanding service to the field.