Tag: Colorado

ELGL19 Keynote: Lightning Round with Traeger Award Winners

Time: 9:00 am Friday, May 17 Location: Durham Convention Center Ballroom  Keynote: Lightning Round with the Traeger Award Winners Talking at lightning speed with literally the most passion about local government? Sounds like a job for Chris Traeger… We’re bringing 2019’s top ten Traeger Award winners to the stage for a whirlwind keynote session. Each … Continued

Podcast: Equity & Innovation in Parks & Recreation

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A Taste of #ELGL18 with Allison Scheck, City of Lakewood, Colorado

Know before you go… Meet other #ELGL18 attendees before you head to Golden, Colorado. Continue the conversation in the #ELGL18 Facebook Group or by following the #ELGL18 Twitter List. Allison Scheck Public Engagement and Operations Manager, City of Lakewood, Colorado Connect: LinkedIn and Twitter My favorite adventure in life was…. backing Southeast Asia as a late teen. GREAT experience and … Continued

Institutional Knowledge with Lew Quigley, Part 2

In the Institutional Knowledge project, we are recording the wisdom and experience of retiring and retired leaders in local government. If you know someone who could add something to this project, let me know! You can reach out to me on Twitter/ LinkedIn or send me an email. As a part of this project, I have had the wonderful opportunity to meet some … Continued

Intersection of Faith and Public Service with Heather Geyer

We are pleased to share the second article in the series  from Heather Geyer, Administrative Services Director for the City of Wheat Ridge, Colorado. In the series, ELGL members talk about how they balance their personal faith with their public service careers.  Writer’s Note: I chose to take a personal approach to this article knowing that I am … Continued

Institutional Knowledge with Lew Quigley, Part 1

As a part of the Institutional Knowledge project, we are recording the wisdom and experience of retiring and retired leaders in local government. If you know someone who could add something to this project, let me know! You can reach out to me on Twitter/ LinkedIn or send me an email. As a part of this project, I have had the wonderful … Continued

Rocky Mountain Supper Clubs

ELGL is pleased to cohost two Supper Clubs in Colorado with the National Research Center (NRC): February 16 in Lakewood, CO March 7 in Denver, CO Please use the above links to register for one or both events.

Podcast: Let’s Get Innovative with Nick Kittle, Adams County, CO

Meet Nick Kittle: LinkedIn | Bio | Twitter In this episode of GovLove, Kirsten Wyatt talks with Nick Kittle about his work with Adams County on innovation and sustainability initiatives. Nick shares how he combats “energy vampires,” and shares his definition of “innovation” (hint: it’s “creativity implemented”). Nick also gets real on the podcast, sharing his life experiences and how … Continued

BOGO: Conference Reflections from a Chief Innovation Officer

Lessons from Code for America and the International Hispanic Network Conferences by Nick Kittle, Chief Innovation Officer, Adams County, Colorado LinkedIn | Web | Twitter This past week I had the privilege of attending two great gatherings of diverse thought leaders in government. Despite the vastly different missions and styles of the conferences, the messages were … Continued

Quick Take: Dan Weinheimer, Fort Collins, CO

As we prepare for the ELGL & ICMA joint event at the ICMA Conference we want to get to know attendees. Respondents will describe the current state of local government, their mentors, ways to strengthen local government, and of course, their dream six-pack. Today we hear from Dan Weinheimer of Fort Collins, CO. Raise Your Hand If You’re Going … Continued

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