Application for Congressional Commission for Peter Ornstein

Contact Information

Full Name

Peter Ornstein

Party Affiliation

Democrat

Occupation

Retired, currently volunteer with several non-profit organizations. Also member of Colorado Mediation Center, LLC. Also do website development through PMO Communications, LLC

Educational Background

Juris Doctor (1986), Master of Science in Hydrogeology (1982), B.S. in Geology (1979)

Zip Code

80303

Background

Professional Background

I have made public presentations on behalf of Sustainable Israeli-Palestinian Projects.

Past Political Activity

Donated to Democratic Party candidates at the national, state and county level.

List of Political and Civic Organizations belonged to

Sustainable Israeli-Palestinian Projects (President), Boulder-Ramat HaNegev Sister City Initiative (board member), and Program in Jewish Studies Advisory Board.

Statement

I care about equitable and fair political represtation.

Statement on Working with Consensus

I believe that it is important for people with diverse backgrounds and interests reach consensus on divisive issues and that such consensus is possible if all parties are able to recognize the underlying needs of their opponents.

Relevant Analytic Skills for Commission

I amtrained as a lawyer and a mediator, and am able to look at all sides of a given issue.

Demographics

Racial categories the applicant identifies with:
Caucasian
Applicant identifies with the following gender

Male