Marguerite Salazar is giving up the Colorado insurance commissioner title.
Salazar, who has been serving both as commissioner and as executive director of the state’s Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) since July, will focus on running DORA, according to officials at the Colorado Division of Insurance.
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Gov. John Hickenlooper, a Democrat, appointed Salazar to the commissioner post in 2013.
Hickenlooper has named Michael Conway to serve as the interim insurance commissioner.
Conway has been the insurance division’s deputy commissioner for consumer and compliance services since March 2016.