For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
May 13, 2003
President George W. Bush today announced his intention to nominate one individual to serve in his administration:
The President intends to nominate C. Suzanne Mencer of Colorado, to be Director of the Office of Domestic Preparedness, Department of Homeland Security. Currently, Ms. Mencer serves as the Executive Director of the Department of Public Safety for the State of Colorado. She previously served as a private consultant, providing anti-terrorism training to local law enforcement throughout the United States. Ms. Mencer was appointed to serve on the Governor's Columbine Review Commission and the Colorado Commission on Judicial Discipline. Earlier in her career, she served with the Federal Bureau of Investigations, as a Special Agent and later as a Supervisory Special Agent. Ms. Mencer is a graduate of Ohio State University.