Ted Kowalski is currently the Chief of the Interstate and Federal Section of the Colorado Water Conservation Board. In that position he provides technical and legal assistance to the CWCB regarding negotiations and strategies related to the law of the Colorado River, Endangered Species Act, Recovery Program issues, and other program areas of the Interstate and Federal Section. Prior to that, Ted served as the program manager for the same section. From February 2000 until August 2004 he was a legal protection specialist with the Board. From September 1995 to January 2000 he served as Assistant Attorney General in the Water Rights Unit of the Office of the Attorney General, Natural Resources Section. He has a B.A. in Political Science/Government from Cornell University and a J.D. and Certificate in Natural Resources and Environmental Policy from the University of Colorado, School of Law.