Larimer County Commissioner - District 2

Kristin Stephens


(970) 498-7002

PO Box 1190
Fort Collins, CO 80522

Jan 2021 -  Jan 2025
First of 3 possible 4-year terms

Public and Volunteer Service

  • Elected to the Larimer County Board of Commissioners in 2020
  • Mayor Pro Tem for the City of Fort Collins, 2019-2020
  • North Front Range Metropolitan Planning Organization Representative 2019-present
  • North Front Range Metropolitan Planning Organization Finance Committee 2019-present
  • Member North I-25 Coalition
  • Vice Chair National League of Cities Human Development Advocacy Committee 2020
  • Appointee to National League of Cities Joint Committee on Homelessness 2020
  • City Councilmember for the City of Fort Collins 2015-2020
  • WaterNow Alliance-Water Leader 2015-present
  • Poudre Fire Authority Board Member 2015-2020, served as Chair in 2016 and 2020.
  • Former Member Fort Collins Community Development Block Grant Commission 2010-2015
  • Former Member of Larimer County Citizen Review Panel, 2011-2015
  • Former Co-Chair Fort Collins Women’s Commission 2002-2004
  • Board Member- Think Humanity, Loveland nonprofit
  • Larimer County 4-H Leader- 2004- present
  • Chair of the Nonattainment Area Air Pollution Mitigation Enterprise Governing Board - 2022-present
  • Chair of the US - 34 Coalition


  • Graduate Coordinator, Grants Administrator and Statistics Department Manager-CSU
  • Vice Chair of CSU’s Classified Personnel Council
  • Executive Director- Youth Orchestra of the Rockies
  • Manager-CSU Bookstore, Barnes and Noble, Stone Lion Bookstore, and Hunter’s Books


  • BA in History, Colorado State University
  • Certificate, Water Literate Leaders of Northern Colorado
  • Public Leadership Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School - 2022


  • Lived in Larimer County for 30 years where I have raised my 3 children
  • Enjoy reading, and hiking all over our beautiful county.

Board of County Commissioners

200 West Oak, Suite 2200, Fort Collins, CO 80521
HOURS:  Monday - Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
PHONE:  (970) 498-7010