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.

April/May 2019 Candidates:

November 2019 Candidates:

  • Kyra Degruy – Lakewood City Council Ward 1
  • Dana Gutwein – Lakewood City Council Ward 5
  • Alison Coombs – Aurora City Council Ward 5
  • Leanne Wheeler – Aurora City Council At Large
  • Anita Seitz – Westminster City Council
  • Sheela Mahnke – Westminster City Council
  • Julia Marvin – Thornton City Council
  • Anna Burr – Centennial City Council District 4
  • Jennifer Allen-Thomas – Commerce City Ward 2

2020 Candidates: