Keeping CPN Moving Forward!

My background, experience and service to CPN


The position of city council involves voting on key issues to move the City forward. Below I summarize many of my leadership accomplishments in the community.



 Demonstrated CPN Leadership

  • City Treasurer (2008 to 2009) during successful startup phase.
  • Co-leader in the CPN incorporation effort 
  • Board Member and Executive Committee, Business in the Pines (leading economic development for CPN)
  • Vice President of CPN Master Association
  • President of HOA#1 Board

Leadership in the Community 

  • Vice Chair, Douglas County Sheriff’s Public Safety Advisory Committee
  • Director, South Metro Chamber of Commerce Economic Development Group
  • Steering Committee Co-leader for South Metro Chamber Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education Coalition (STEM-EC)
  • President of Thrivent Financial Douglas County Charitable Board
  • Douglas County School District Key Communicator Network
  • Member, Leadership Douglas County Steering Committee

Key Experience and Education

  • Bachelor of Science in accounting
  • Attorney and graduate of the University of Iowa, College of Law (practice has included Colorado municipal law)
  • MBA (with distinction) from the University of Geneva, Switzerland
  • Over 10 years of financial management experience with Novartis, a Swiss pharmaceutical company
  • Investor relations professional for Ciba-Geigy, a Swiss multi-national chemical company
  • Financial system implementation consultant with Big 4 accounting firm, Ernst & Young
  • CSU Big Horn Policy Institute (with substantial focus on Colorado governmental finance)
  • Colorado Institute for Leadership Training (including Colorado budgeting focus)
  • Chair of Graduate Business / Accounting for the University of Phoenix, Colorado Campus (current)
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Doug Gilbert for Ward 3 Council