Colorado Governor Jared Polis, announced Dan Gibbs as the new Executive Director of the Department of Natural Resources. Prior to his role, Gibbs served as a county commissioner in Summit County since 2010. Before his tenure as a commissioner, Dan represented Summit County in the Colorado House of Representative and the State Senate. In his new role, he plans on implementing the governor’s vision for protecting and enhancing the state’s natural resources. Dan is a certified wildland firefighter and has served on numerous civic boards and committees.