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James Riesberg's Biography
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Wife: Sharron; 2 Children: Dorie, Paul
MA, Gerontology, University of Northern Colorado, 1992
BA, History, University of Northern Colorado, 1964
Insurance Commissioner, State of Colorado, 2011-2013
Representative, Colorado State House of Representatives, 2004-2011
Appointed, Insurance Commissioner, State of Colorado, June 2011
Varied Positions, Democratic Party, 1964
Member, Weld County Area Agency on Aging, Advisory Board, 1994-2004
Owner/Consulting Gerontologist, JLR Company, 1991-2005
Operations Director, Community Food Share, 2000-2001
Sales/Marketing/Management, For Profit Companies, 1969-1991
Junior High Teacher, Weld County District 6, District 6, 1964-1969
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Greeley Chamber of Commerce/Evans Chamber of Commerce, present
Member, National Council on Aging, present
Member, Greeley Interfaith Association, 1991-2006
Advisory Board, City of Greeley Parks and Recreation Department, 2004
Member, Greeley Area Realty Association, 2003-2004
Chair, Older Adult Ministry Team, Rocky Mountain Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, 2004
Board Member, The Resource Assistance Center for Nonprofits, 2004
Member, University of Northern Colorado Libraries Development Advisory Board, 2004
President, Fort Collins Chapter 759, American Association of Retired Persons, 2003
Consultant/Executive Director, The Resource Assistance Center for Nonprofits, Incorporated, 2002-2003
Member, Colorado Social Legislation Network, 1992
Officer/Member, Friends of the University of Northern Colorado Libraries, 1992
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