Beauprez taps running mate
Bob Beauprez, the Republican nominee for governor, named a Douglas County Commissioner to be his running mate on Tuesday.
Jill Repella, who was elected commissioner in 2008, is a fifth-generation Coloradan who earned her undergraduate degree from Colorado State University and a master’s degree in executive leadership from the University of Denver.
Before starting her political career, Repella worked in commercial architectural design and space planning.
She also served on the Douglas County Board of Education and several local panels, including the Douglas County Planning Commission and the board of the Highlands Ranch Metropolitan District.