David A. Weaver is the 2015 Vice Chair of the Board of County Commissioners. He was sworn in as Douglas County Commissioner, District I, on July 21, 2014, filling the vacancy created by the departure of Commissioner Jack Hilbert who resigned his position in July, six months before the completion of his second term. He was subsequently elected to the position and began serving his own term January 2015.
Weaver, former Douglas County Sheriff, who began his service career in the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office 32 years ago, is an experienced leader who believes in strong fiscal accountability, service excellence, integrity and community partnerships.
In addition to his responsibilities as a County Commissioner, Mr. Weaver will assume responsibilities as an appointee to the following organizations, as a representative of Douglas County: Arapahoe County Public Airport Authority; Centennial Airport Community Noise Roundtable; Cherry Creek Basin Water Quality Control Authority; Cherry Creek Basin Working Group; Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG); Douglas County 9-1-1 Authority; Douglas County Youth Initiative Advisory Committee; E-470 Public Highway Authority; Local Emergency Planning Committee; Metro Area County Commissioners; South I-25 Urban Corridor Transportation Management Authority; Developmental Pathways; Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Forfeiture Board and 18th Judicial District Seizure Board. He also serves as Vice Chair of the Colorado Counties Inc., Justice and Public Safety Steering Committee; the National Association of Counties Justice & Public Safety Committee, and the Colorado Department of Human Services Child Welfare Prevention Steering Committee; and in May 2015, he was appointed to the Colorado Criminal Juvenile Justice Committee (CCJJC).
He supports a healthy, balanced approach to maintaining the quality of life we enjoy in Douglas County to include preserving the beauty of our rural, agricultural and ranching areas while focusing on viable and quality growth in the urban corridors.
Weaver’s top priorities as County Commissioner include maintaining the highest quality water, land and air and protecting our wildlife; investing in the foundational elements that will continue to position Douglas County as a magnet for jobs, and partnering with the State and other local governments to improve existing roads and other transportation infrastructure improvements.
Weaver’s education is rooted in management, ethics, and criminal justice — he is a graduate of the Leadership Program of the Rockies and Leadership Douglas County; a graduate of the Southwest Command School and a graduate of the 91st National Sheriff’s Institute. He also is a 2004 honor graduate of the FBI 216th National Academy.
He also serves on the Castle Pines Chamber Board of Directors, and the Douglas County Educational Foundation Board of Directors, and has served on the Douglas County Fair Board. He is also a former Parker Rotarian and Castle Rock Kiwanis Club member.
Dave and his wife of 29 years, Mona, have three sons and two grandchildren.