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Keith King, President
District 3
Term: 2013-17


Keith King is a champion of children. For more than 45 years he has been involved in education and education policy.

In 1970, he taught high school at Moreno Valley High School in Moreno Valley, Calif., and then taught Industrial Mechanics at Willamette High School in Eugene, Ore.

After moving to Colorado, Keith served as a member of the Cheyenne Mountain School Board and the Colorado League of Charter School, and served as president of the Cheyenne Mountain Charter Academy.

In 1998, he was elected to the Colorado State House of Representatives. During his tenure, he helped create the Colorado Charter School Institute, establish the Colorado Opportunity Fund and start a program that helps high school graduates get tuition for public colleges.

In addition to serving District 3, Keith is the head of Colorado Springs Early Colleges.

Keith and his wife, Sandi, have been married for 40 years. They have with two sons, Jeremy and Brandon.

Contact Keith:
President Keith King
P.O. Box 1575
Colorado Springs, CO 80907

Phone: (719) 385-5470
Fax: (719) 385-5495
E-mail: Kcking@springsgov.com