Penfield W. Tate III

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Memberships and Affiliations

  • Vice President, Denver Board of Water Commissioners

  • Board of Directors, Aurora Economic Development Council
  • Board of Directors, The Bell Policy Center
  • Board of Directors, Cerebral Palsy of Colorado
  • Board of Directors, Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce
  • Member in Good Standing, National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Sam Cary Bar Association
  • Member, Denver Bar Association
  • Member, Colorado Bar Association
  • Member, Owl Club of Denver

  • Member, Denver Alumni Chapter, Kappa Alpha Psi

  • Member, Sigma Pi Phi

Other Distinctions

  • Rated, AV Preeminent® 5.0 out of 5 by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Team Member, a U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Government Relations Law Firm of the Year," 2014
  • Recipient, "Rupert-Tate Game Changer Award," Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition, 2012
  • Listed, Colorado Super Lawyers®, 2006-2007
  • Recipient, "M. Doak Jacoway Volunteer of the Year Award," Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, 2006-2007
  • Recipient, "Leadership Denver Alumnus of the Year Award," Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, 2005
  • Recipient, "Father of the Year Award," American Diabetes Association, 2005
  • Recipient, "Civil Rights Award," Anti-Defamation League, 2003

Government Service

  • Served in both the Colorado Senate and House of Representatives. 
  • Served as executive director of the Department of Administration for former Governor Roy Romer.
  • Served on the State of Colorado Banking Board and the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority.
  • Served as an aide to former Denver Mayor Federico Peña.

Community Involvement

  • Vice President, Denver Board of Water Commissioners
  • Board of Directors, Aurora Economic Development Council
  • Board of Directors, The Bell Policy Center
  • Board of Directors, Cerebral Palsy of Colorado
  • Board of Directors, Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Owl Club of Denver
  • Member, Denver Alumni Chapter, Kappa Alpha Psi
  • Member, Sigma Pi Phi