Christopher Herndon

  • Political Science (CLAS)
  • School of Public Affairs

Christopher Herndon represents Northeast Denver on the Denver City Council and serves as Denver City Council President. Passionate about leadership and public service, he is a graduate of West Point and a military veteran with tours in Kosovo and Iraq. In Denver, in addition to working in the private sector and serving on City Council, he has served as a youth mentor, church trustee and neighborhood association leader. Chris has a master’s degree in management from Webster University and a master of public administration degree from CU Denver School of Public Affairs, and an Executive Certificate in Public Leadership from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. 

School of Public Affairs

CU Denver

Lawrence Street Center

1380 Lawrence Street


Denver, CO 80204


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