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Endorsements from Groups and Organizations
Endorsements from Current & Former Elected Officials
Suzy Ageton - Former Boulder City Council
Laurie Albright, Former President, BVSD Board of Education
Rep. Judy Amabile - CO House of Representatives Dist. 13
Matt Applebaum - Former Boulder Mayor
KC Becker - Former Speaker CO House of Representatives
Aaron Brockett - Boulder City Council
Jan Burton - Former Boulder City Council
Macon Cowles - Former Boulder City Council
Leslie Durgin - Former Boulder Mayor
Rachel Friend - Boulder City Council
Junie Joseph - Boulder City Council
George Karakehian - Former Boulder City Council
Tina Marquis, President, BVSD Board of Education
Françoise Poinsatte - Former Boulder City Council
Callie Rennison - University of Colorado Regent
Lesley Smith - University of Colorado Regent
Adam Swetlik - Boulder City Council
Will Toor - Former Boulder Mayor and Former Boulder County Commissioner
Bob Yates - Boulder City Council
"Matt has deep experience with local political issues. He's worked on numerous campaigns, served on the city's campaign finance and election reform working group, and led the effort to adopt ranked choice voting for the election of Boulder's mayor. His scientific background, data-driven and empathetic approach will serve Boulder extremely well on our city council, so please join me in supporting his campaign!"
- Aaron Brockett, Boulder City Council
"Given his experience and deep knowledge of Boulder’s issues, Matt stands out in his readiness to hit the ground running as an effective new City Councilor! His empathetic, scientific lens will be a welcome addition to Council."
- Rachel Friend, Boulder City Council
Notable Community Members
Charles Brock - Parks & Recreation Advisory Board
David Ensign - Chair of Planning Board
Alli Fronzaglia - Former Vice Chair Parks & Recreation Advisory Board
Hal Hallstein - Chair Open Space Board of Trustees
Tom Issacson - Former Open Space Board of Trustees
Betsey Martens - Former Executive Director Boulder Housing Partners
Mark McIntyre - Transportation Advisory Board Member
Bill Rigler - Former Chair of Transportation Advisory Board
Harmon Zuckerman - Former Chair of Planning Board
"Matt Benjamin understands the concerns of cyclists better than any other City Council candidate this year. From increasing funds for safety and enforcement to cracking down on bike theft, Matt is the right person for the job."
- Bill Rigler, Former Chair of Transportation Advisory Board
"I am endorsing Matt Benjamin for City Council in 2021. Matt has been a consistent advocate for effective policies on a range of issues, from housing to transportation to climate to homelessness.
As a scientist who studies air quality and climate, as an advocate for low-carbon transportation (walking, biking, and transit), and as someone who has seen the inner workings of city government as a
member of the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, I support Matt's thoughtful, fact-based approach to governing. Please join me in supporting Matt in 2021!"
- Charles Brock, Parks & Recreation Advisory Board