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John Hickenlooper's Biography


Contact Information


Washington, D.C.


2001 South Shields Street
Building H, Suite 104
Fort Collins, CO 80526

801 8th Street
Suite 140A
Greeley, CO 80631

329 South Camino del Rio
Suite I
Durango, CO 81303

Wayne Aspinall Federal Building
400 Rood Avenue
Suite 220
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Byron Rogers Federal Building
1961 Stout Street
Suite 12-300
Denver, CO 80294

102 South Tejon Street
Suite 930
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Russell Senate Office Building
Suite SR-B85
Washington, DC 20510

Full Name:

John Wright Hickenlooper




Divorced: Helen; 1 Child: Teddy; Wife: Robin

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Narberth, PA

Home City:

Denver, CO



MA, Geology, Wesleyan University, 1980

BA, English, Wesleyan University, 1974

Senator, United States Senate, Colorado, 2021-present

Candidate, President of the United States, 2020

Candidate, United States Senate, Colorado, 2020

Governor, State of Colorado, 2011-2019

Candidate, Governor of Colorado, 2010, 2014

Mayor, City of Denver, 2003-2011

Co-Founder/Co-Owner, The Wynkoop Brewing Company, 1987-2003

Geologist, Buckhorn Petroleum, 1981-1986

Vice-Chair, Democratic Governors Association

Chair, National Governors Association, 2014-2015

Chair, Western Governors' Association, 2013-2014


Top 5 Big-City Mayor, Time Magazine, 2005

Favorite Book:

Team of Rivals, One Hundred Years of Solitude, and Dancing Bear.

Favorite Movie:

Citizen Kane, To Have and Have Not, and Polar Express

Favorite Quote:

"With public sentiment nothing can fail. Without it nothing can succeed. Consequently, he who molds public sentiment goes deeper than he who enacts statutes or pronounces decisions." - Abraham Lincoln

Hobbies or Special Talents:

Watching live music, spending time in communities throughout Colorado, watching the Colorado Rockies, playing with his son