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Faatz, Jeanne 

 

Date of birth: Unknown

Place of birth: Unknown

Date of death:

Education:  MA University of Colorado Denver

Spouse(s): Unknown 

Date of first election/apt to Denver City Council: 2003

City Council Terms: 2003-current

Ward/district:  2

Biography:

Jeanne Faatz is a teacher. She taught in the public schools for Cherry Creek, Denver and Urbana, IL. She was a college instructor from 1985 to 1998 and director of the Colorado School-to-Career Partnership for three years. Faatz served in the Colorado House of Representatives from 1979 to 1998 and was Assistant Majority Leader for much of that time. She successful sponsored bills extending the Sunshine Law to local government, regulating deceptive trade practices, and establishing the rights of crime, and enabling establishment of schools of choice within the public schools. Faatz has also served on a number of community boards.

 

Sources:  Denver City Council website; www.jeannefaatz.org; council member