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    Libby Szabo, Commissioner District One

    commish1@jeffco.us

    Casey Tighe, Commissioner District Two

    commish2@jeffco.us

    Donald Rosier, Commissioner District Three

    commish3@jeffco.us

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  • Casey Tighe Biography

    Jefferson County Commissioner, District Two

     

     Commissioner Casey Tighe

     

     

    Casey Tighe was elected to serve his second term in November, 2016 and sworn in on January 10, 2017. He currently serves as chairman pro-tem for the Jefferson County Board of County Commissioners and the Jefferson County Law Enforcement Authority Board.

    He serves on the following boards and commissions: 

    • C-470 Corridor Coalition
    • Corrections Board
    • Jefferson County Emergency Communications Authority (E-911) Board
    • Head Start Policy Council
    • I-70 Mountain Coalition
    • Jefferson County Economic Development Corporation Executive Committee
    • Jefferson Center for Mental Health Board
    • Jefferson County Transportation Action and Advocacy Group, Chairman
    • Noxious Weed Advisory Board

    Commissioner Tighe is the county's alternate on the Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG), Chatfield Watershed Authority, Boundary Control Commission (first alternate), the Jefferson County Economic Development Corporation Board, Criminal Justice Coordinating Committee, Colorado Counties, Inc. Legislative Committee, the WestConnect Corridor Coalition.
     

    An auditor and attorney, Tighe was audit director for the Colorado Department of Transportation where he worked for 24 years. Prior to working for CDOT, Casey practiced law in Arvada for three years. After retiring from CDOT, he was office manager for Bayer and Carey PC, a law firm.

    Tighe previously chaired the Jeffco Audit Committee for four years. 

    A University of Colorado graduate, Tighe earned a law degree from Creighton University. He lives in Applewood with his wife, Laura, and two sons.

    Last Updated: 1-19-2017