Short Biography

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Hello, my name is Karen Stockley,and I thank you for stopping by my website. I am running to represent you as your County Commissioner from District 3 for Larimer County. I love Colorado, and I truly care what happens to the people of Larimer County. I want to be your ears and your voice, and I want to be a true representative for all of the people who reside in this wonderful place.

I have lived in Colorado for 50 years, it is the only home I’ve ever really known. For the last 17 years my husband and I and our children have lived on a small acreage west of Berthoud. We have dogs, cats, horses, a goat and a very old chicken on our little farm. It’s always been our little slice of heaven, and we are very fortunate to live in this beautiful place.

BUSINESS OWNER:

  • Owner, Karen’s Fine Antiques for 16 Years
  • Currently owner of Front Range Antique Mall, Fort Collins for 10 years
  • Employer to seven employees at Front Range Antiques
  • Oversee and manage sales for 40 antique dealers
  • Strong work-ethic, ability to adapt to changing business environments

LONG TIMER VOLUNTEER WORK, LEADER ON BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS:

  • Treasurer for Thompson Board of Education, testified on education issues at our Capitol
  • Volunteered in elementary schools for 20 years
  • Served on Berthoud’s Planning and Zoning Commission
  • Worked on two Berthoud Master Plans/Land Use Plans
  • Volunteer and fundraiser for the Berthoud Museum

ISSUES THAT NEED TRUE LEADERSHIP:

  • Current Larimer County Commissioners are not fully planning for our future
  • Transportation issues, including funding for I-25 expansion and failing roads and bridges
  • Funding for mental health issues, building a mental health/detox center, future of the county jail
  • Focus on taking care of our small businesses, the backbone of our economy
  • Providing better services for our Veterans
  • Protecting our natural resources, including our precious water and lands from fracking risks
  • Balancing rapid growth with affordable housing and protecting our rural neighborhoods
  • Protecting our Farms and Ranches so we can grow our food locally

I am a strong-willed leader who will listen to ALL of the voices in Larimer County. It is time for a change from the old ways of thinking. We need new voices and a person who will stand up to the special interests. I believe I am the person who can best lead Larimer County into a prosperous future.

Mission

I am running to represent you as your County Commissioner for Larimer County. I am running because I truly care what happens to the people of Larimer County. I want to be your ears and your voice, and I want to be a true representative for all of the people who reside in such a wonderful place.

I strongly believe I am the candidate who will give the citizens a strong, competent voice on the Commission. I am a fighter, and I get things done. I am a voice we haven’t had in Larimer County for many years now. Let me be your voice! Let me hear your concerns! Allow me to represent you as your County Commissioner! I promise you, if I am fortunate enough to earn your vote, I will fight hard for you! I will be your voice and your representative in Larimer County!

What We Stand For

what-we

  • Putting Communities First by Understanding Our Many Different Needs
  • Protecting Land Owners, Preserving Agriculture and Our Natural Resources
  • Future of Our Public Safety
  • Transportation Issues
  • Using Tax Dollars Wisely

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