Application for Congressional Commission for Elizabeth Ann Janes

Contact Information

Full Name

Elizabeth Ann Janes

Party Affiliation



Retired. I had a 32 year career with the National Park Service. My last position was Assistant Superintendent of Mesa Verde National Park.

Educational Background

I have a A.B. in German from the University of California, Berkeley. A teacher's certificate also from U.C. Berkeley and have an M.A. in Sociology from Colorado State University.

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Professional Background

Throughout my career in the Park Service and by being on boards of several local organizations, I have worked to organize numerous projects and representing those organizations within the community.

Past Political Activity

I have never donated money to any political campaign.

List of Political and Civic Organizations belonged to

Montezuma Land Conservancy, Mesa Verde Museum Association, (I have been on the boards of both of those organizations). I was also a trustee of the Mancos Public Library. Great Old Broads, Mesa Verde Foundation.


I want the districts in Colorado to be fair and balanced and geographically diverse. Participating in this process is the only way I can make sure my voice is heard.

Statement on Working with Consensus

I am a moderate person and willing to compromise. I look for commonality among all positions and try to get agreements among all participants.

Relevant Analytic Skills for Commission

I have some statistical background and will look at the census data analytically to find solutions for meeting the redistricting requirements.


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