Nancy Jackson is serving her third term as Commissioner representing District 4, which includes the unincorporated area in north Arapahoe County and portions of the City of Aurora. She was sworn in on January 2019 and her third term expires January 2023. She served as Chair Pro Tem in 2019. As Commissioner, Nancy oversees the Human Resources and the Public Works and Development departments. She serves on the County's Executive Budget Committee.
Nancy represents the County's interests on a variety of boards and committees. She serves on the Colorado Counties Inc. General Government and Justice and Public Safety Committees, and on the National Association of Counties Health Steering Committee.
Other committees include:
Arapahoe County Foundation Board of Directors
Arapahoe/Douglas Regional Workforce Development Board
Aurora Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
Aurora Mental Health Center Governing Board and Behavioral Healthcare
Board of Social Services
Cherry Creek Basin Working Group
Colorado Courthouse Security Governing Board
High Line Canal Working Group
Justice Coordinating Committee
Metro Area County Commissioners
Rocky Mountain Crisis Partners
Nancy is an educator who has taught in various positions at several colleges and community colleges, including 20 years at the Community College of Aurora.
In 2017, she was appointed by Governor John Hickenlooper to serve on the statewide Workforce Development Council. She owns a small property management company.