CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Kevin Rein has been appointed as the new State Engineer and Director of the Colorado Division of Water Resources. Having worked for the division since 1998, he has most recently served as Deputy Engineer since 2018.
In a release, Governor John Hickenlooper stressed the importance of water administration and noted, “Kevin’s experience and leadership will be crucial to our state’s long-term success in protecting this vital resource.”
Colorado Farm Bureau looks forward to working with Rein and will continue to share the successes and struggles our farmers and ranchers face when dealing with water.
Rein replaces Dick Wolfe, who retired at the end of June after 10 years in the position.
— Colorado Farm Bureau
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