Randy Ahrens Broomfield Mayor                
 
                                                                                      

Background

Education:   Colorado State University 1979,  BS In Agriculture & Chemical Engineering, Minors in Math & History
                                  Broomfield High School 1975,  BJHS & Emerald Elementary Schools


Community Services:         
                                                           Elected  Broomfield Mayor in 2013 and 2015.
                                                              City Council Member and Mayor Pro-Tem 2001-2009.  See Accomplishments.
                                                              Birch Elementary Chairman of School Improvement  Team { SIT } 1997-2000
                                                              Committee for Better Local Government /  Campaigned successfully to create City & County status for Broomfield
                                                              Broomfield Chamber of Commerce / Chairman 2011/ member since 2001
                                                              Broomfield Thursday Evening Rotary Club, Director 2011-13
                                                              Legacy Committee member for Broomfield Community Foundation, purpose is to create fund for giving after reaching
                                                              million dollar milestone to provide funds to deserving charities in Broomfield.
                                                              Broomfield Open Space Foundation..member and co-financer of initiative to preserve  open space in city in city wide
                                                              election...Successful outcome.  Maintain foundation website when needed.
                                                              Relay for Life team Captain for the American Cancer Society since 2002.
                                                              Co-Founder of Lifetime Cancer Support Group in 2002
                                                              Blast Soccer Coach 1998-2000
                                                              Parks & Recreation Softball Coach 1995-98


Work History:     Owner & Founder of Frontier Components Corporation since June 1991. Manufacturers sales & service representatives.
                                            Interface with engineers and key purchasing personnel of original equipments manufacturers { OEM's } to design in principles
                                            electronic products and follow thru purchasing to secure business. Work with Fortune 500 companies and entrepreneurial
                                            start-ups and everything in between including distributors.  Company is still thriving in it's 22nd year serving the Rocky
                                            Mountain marketplace.

                                            Previously was investor and co-owner of Commtronics Value Added Services when commenced business in July 1993 and
                                            was purchased by RPC Manufacturing Service in March 2010.  Performed sales, Management duties while there.

                                            Began engineering sales work for Storm Products Company in 1987.  Became Sales Manager and increased sales while holding
                                           this position. Left to start own Business in 1991.

                                            Was an Oil Field Senior Engineer  for Gearhart Owens starting in 1981 and worked way up thru corporate ladder to become a
                                            District Manager handling all aspects of company affairs. Was one of a very select few to be able to perform cased hole,
                                           open hole and production engineering tasks.


Personal Information:          Married:  Wendy Joy Ahrens
                                                                       Daughters: Ashley Luman { Manager @ Double Tree Hotel, Hilo Ha } & Amy Ahrens { Attorney }
                                                                       Step Daughter: Jordan Felker { Teacher in Sheridan School District }
                                                                       Age : 56 years
                                                                       Party Affiliation: Registered Republican   { Races are all non-partisan in Broomfield }
                                                                       Hobbies:  Golf, Biking, Fishing, Walking/Hiking, committee meetings, Collecting/Antiquing