A City Council appointee was appointed to the Commission in October 2003. Commissioner Flores is a life long Denver resident. She attended Fairview Elementary school, Lake Jr. High, West High School, and Metropolitan State College with a double major in Political Science and Spanish. Former Mayor Frederico Pena appointed her as the Director for the Denver Commission on Aging from 1983 to 1989. Ms. Flores currently narrates for the Colorado Talking Library for the Blind. She is an author and writes mysteries. She has currently written four books. Her term expires 12/31/2013.