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Federal agency administrator , State legislator

Peter C. Groff, American federal agency administrator, former state legislator. Member Campbell African Methodist Episcopal Church; Member Colorado Bar Association, Colorado Golf Association, National Black Caucus State Legislators, Colorado Black Caucus State Legislators, United States Midwest Legislature Leaders.

Background

Groff, Peter C. was born in 1963 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Regis F. and Ada L. Groff.

Education

Bachelor, University Redlands, California, 1985. Juris Doctor, University Denver, 1992.

Career

Staff member Governor Romer's Ombudsman Office, 1988—1990. Assistant Denver City Councilwoman Allegra Haynes, 1991—1994. Senior assistant Mayor Webb, 1994—1997.

Lecturer public policy department University Denver, co-founder, executive director Center for New Politics and Policy (formerly Center for African American Policy), 1997. Public University Denver Ascent Press. Attorney Vaden and Evans, LLC.

Member District 7 Colorado House of Representatives, Denver, 2001—2003. Member District 33 Colorado State Senate, 2003—2009, senate president, 2009. Director Center for Faith Based and Neighborhood Partnerships United States Department Education, Washington, since 2009.

Deputy political director Roy Romer for Governor Campaign, 1994. Campaign manager City Council President Allegra Haynes, 1999. Vice president, region 12 National Black Conference State Legislature, since 2001, member executive board.

Board directors Iliff School. Adjunct professor Luff School Theology.

Religion

God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.

Politics

When seeking to address certain political issues, the Church must engage with other denominations to understand their views and needs.

Views

In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.

Membership

Member Campbell African Methodist Episcopal Church. Member Colorado Bar Association, Colorado Golf Association, National Black Caucus State Legislators, Colorado Black Caucus State Legislators, United States Midwest Legislature Leaders.

Connections

Married Regina C. Groff. Children: Malachi, Moriah.

father:
Regis F. Groff

spouse:
Regina C. Groff

children:
Malachi Groff

Moriah Groff