District 8: Pueblo West Proper
Represented by Doris Morgan, Board Secretary
216 S. Dacona Drive
Pueblo West, CO 81007
Ms. Morgan was appointed to fill the District 8 board seat, representing Pueblo West in April 2015. She was then elected to the full three-year-term in September 2016. Ms. Morgan has been a San Isabel Electric Association member since May 1997. She is currently serving as the Board Secretary.
Ms. Morgan recently retired from 21 years of service for Colorado members of Congress. She served as a Regional Director and District Representative for these members. In this role, she helped constituents work through the “red tape” of federal agencies to resolve their problems. During this time, she was an advocated for many communities in southeast Colorado and the San Luis Valley on community issues and projects needing assistance and funding.
Ms. Morgan attended Western State College and Otero Jr. College where she studied political science and physical education. She has completed several coop specific educational programs to obtain Cooperative Credentialed Director and Board Leadership Certificates. She has numerous educational classes with the United States Senate and House of Representatives. Ms. Morgan has also completed Grant Writing and Project Management courses.
Prior to living in Pueblo West, Ms. Morgan lived in the La Junta, CO from 1975 to 1990, and her community involvements were numerous including serving as a board member of the La Junta Chamber of Commerce, Urban Renewal Board of Directors and the Colorado Boys Ranch Board. During this time, she participated in the “50 For Colorado”, Colorado’s foremost economic training program for business leaders.
While living in Pueblo West Ms. Morgan has participated in the Pueblo West Metro Citizens Academy, Pueblo Leadership class, has been a member of the Pueblo West Rotary Club, and served on the El Pueblo Boys and Girls Ranch operating board, State Fair Ladies, Action 22 and a member of the Pueblo West Chamber of Commerce and Pueblo West Women’s League.
Ms. Morgan believes in the importance of building strong relationships with San Isabel Electric Members. She is a believer in the San Isabel Electric mission statement: to provide our membership with electric power and other needed products and services which will improve their quality of life.