Commissioner Jeff Baker

Serving District 3

Jeff Baker is serving his first term as Commissioner representing District 3, which includes portions of the cities of Centennial and Aurora, the Town of Foxfield, the towns of Bennett and Deer Trail and unincorporated eastern Arapahoe County.

He was sworn into office Jan. 9, 2017. His current term expires January 2021. He served as Board Chair in 2018.

As Commissioner, Jeff oversees the Open Spaces and Strategy and Performance Departments. Additionally, he serves on these internal committees:
  • Arapahoe County Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors
  • Capital Improvements Project Team
  • Justice Coordinating Committee
  • Transportation Forum


Jeff represents the County's interests on a variety of boards and committees including:
  • Arapahoe County Water and Wastewater Authority
  • Board of Social Services
  • Boundary Control Commission
  • Colorado Counties Inc.: Agriculture, Wildlife and Rural Affairs; Land Use and Natural Resources; Legislative Committee Representative; Public Lands
  • Denver Regional Council of Governments
  • E-470 Highway Authority
  • Housing Authority
  • I-70 Chamber of Commerce
  • Metro Area County Commissioners
  • National Association of Counties: RAC Steering Committee; Agriculture and Rural Affairs Policy Steering Committee; Veterans and Military Services Committee
  • Public Airport Authority - Centennial Airport
  • Regional Economic Advancement Partnership
  • Restoration Advisory Board/Lowry Bombing & Gunnery Range
  • Southeast Metro Stormwater Authority (SEMSWA)
  • Unified Metropolitan Forensic Crime Lab
Previously, Jeff worked as the Manager of Facility and Property Operations for the County's Facilities and Fleet Management Department where he retired prior to being sworn in as Commissioner.

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