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CDHS hires new Director of Domestic Violence Program

posted Dec 11, 2015, 12:47 PM by Nicole Grabowski - CDHS
DENVER  (Dec. 10, 2015) -- The Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS) 
has named Brooke Ely-Milen as the new Director of its Domestic Violence Program within the Office of Children, Youth and Families. Ely-Milen started her new position Monday.

Ely-Milen brings more than 19 years of experience working to address domestic violence, including management of a statewide advocacy program in Massachusetts. Ely-Milen was Training Director for the Denver-based National Coalition against Domestic Violence.

She most recently served as the CDHS Domestic Violence Program manager, focusing on the co-occurrence of domestic violence and child maltreatment and building collaborative partnerships with nonprofit organizations.

Ely-Milen earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vt., and a master’s in Public Affairs from the University of Colorado Denver.
Nicole Grabowski - CDHS,
Dec 11, 2015, 12:47 PM