Christopher Herndon

Lecturer
  • 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.