Central Administrative Office

Administrative support for the Colorado Public Defender’s System is provided by the State Office located at 1300 Broadway, in downtown Denver. This office manages all central business administrative functions needed for the efficient operation of the Regional and Appellate offices.

1300 Broadway,  Suite 400
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: (303) 764-1400
Fax: (303) 764-1478
Email: State@coloradodefenders.us

State Administrative Office Senior Staff

Megan A. Ring, Colorado State Public Defender
Karen N. Taylor, First Assistant State Public Defender
Lucienne Ohanian, Chief Deputy Public Defender
Tina Fang, Chief Deputy Public Defender
Karen S. Porter, Chief Financial Officer
Kyle Hughes, Chief Information Officer
Daniel B. King, Chief Trial Deputy
Joseph Archambault, Chief Trial Deputy
Jennifer Ahnstedt, Training Director
Stephanie Seibold, Training Director
Laurie Kepros, Director of Sexual Litigation
Lee Renfrow, Director of Human Resources
Pamela A. Sharp, Director of Criminal Investigation