Current Candidates

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

Since our founding in 2012, 88% of Emerge alumnae that have run for office have won their elections! We will continue updating this page with our filed candidates for elections in 2021 and 2022.

2021 Candidates:

  • Anita Seitz – Westminster Mayor (appointed acting mayor in May, 2021)
  • Anne Keke – Aurora Public Schools Board of Education
  • Caitlin Wyrick – Loveland City Council Ward 4
  • Crystal Murillo – Aurora City Council Ward 1
  • Erika Brown – Durango School District 9-R Board of Education District A (appointed in Februrary, 2020)
  • Hannah Gay Keao – Edgewater City Council (appointed in April, 2020)
  • Jenny Willford – Northglenn City Council Ward 4 (incumbent)
  • Julie Duran Mullica – Northglenn City Council Ward 3 (incumbent)
  • Katie Stewart – Durango School District 9-R Board of Education District D
  • Lisa Smith – Arvada City Council At Large
  • Nicole Speer – Boulder City Council At Large
  • Shenika Carter – Commerce City Council At Large
  • Sophia Mayott-Guerrero – Lakewood City Council Ward 2

2022 Candidates: 

  • Emma Pinter – Adams County Commission District 3 (incumbent)