Douglas County Fair Board members are appointed by the Board of Douglas County Commissioners to organize, conduct and operate the annual Douglas County Fair & Rodeo, in coordination with County staff, on their behalf. For additional information please contact Luanne Lee at 720-733-6900.
Member Responsibilities and Meeting Schedule
Board members participate in two committees, which meet twice a month and attend a monthly Board meeting. The committees are marketing, entertainment, rodeo, guest services, Junior Livestock Sale and show management. The Fair Board meets the third Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Douglas County Events Center, 500 Fairgrounds Road, Castle Rock. Meeting dates and agendas are available by clicking here and selecting Douglas County Fair Board from the Meeting Group in the top left corner.
Arlie Gordon, Jr. – Castle Rock
Jack Orr – Franktown
Shawn McWhorter – Castle Rock
Debbie Mills – Castle Rock
Craig Sloan – Elizabeth
Lora Talbert – Sedalia
John Anderson – Castle Rock
John Adams – Castle Rock
Monty Anderson – Larkspur
Pam Spradlin – Parker
Wesley Jacobs – Larkspur
Dean Elliott – Castle Rock
Sarah Fischer – Franktown
Pat Candelaria – Franktown
Gabe Ryan – Castle Rock
Phil Riesselman – Franktown
Scott Candelaria – Franktown
Hayden Schmidt – Castle Rock
James Sullivan – Honorary Lifetime Member – Larkspur
Marvin Beeman, DVM – Honorary Lifetime Member
Vacant – 3 positions – (Applications in review)
- Application for Appointment for Citizen Boards, Committees and Commissions, and External Boards – If you are interested in applying, please complete this online form. It will be submitted to staff for review.
- Boards, Commissions and Committees Code of Conduct (Code of Conduct does not apply to External Boards).
- Douglas County Volunteer Connect – Volunteer Connect of Douglas County, Colorado is a community resource provided by the Partnership of Douglas County Governments. The purpose of this site is to bring organizations in need of volunteers in touch with the individuals in our community who are looking for ways to help. The Volunteer Connect website is designed as a “one-stop-shop” for volunteers to search and sign up for opportunities that match their area of interest, location, and schedule.