The Department of Agriculture is recruiting for a dynamic leader to serve as the Director of Communications & Public Awareness. This position coordinates community and agency communications on behalf of the Department in an effort to promote agency activities, consumer education, and staff outreach. This position is the agency expert on media and public relations and the primary coordinator for educational projects. Position will work and communicate with a multitude of high level officials including Governor’s Office, CDA senior management, state and federal partners, industry organizations, staff, media, and public. The purpose is to promote the programs and services within the Colorado Department of Agriculture and the importance of agriculture to the State of Colorado.