Current Candidates

Emerge Colorado's alumnae are running for office right now!

In 2018 19 of our 22 six-month training program alumnae won their races. That's a win rate of 86%! Of those candidates, 15 of our 16 candidates running at the state level won, meaning our win-rate at the state level was 94%! Below is our list of filed candidates for 2019, including six-month and summer intensive alumnae as well as women in the 2019 class who have not yet graduated. We will update it throughout the course of the year.

May 2019 Candidates:

  • Peg Perl – Denver Clerk and Recorder
  • Colleen Zahradnicek – Denver City Council District 4
  • Amanda Sawyer – Denver City Council District 5 (Emerge America summer intensive alumna)
  • Michele Fry – Denver City Council District 5
  • LaMone Noles –¬†Denver City Council District 8 (in 2019 class)
  • Candi CdeBaca –¬†Denver City Council District 9 (in 2019 class)
  • Shayla Richard – Denver City Council District 11 (in 2019 class)