Application for Legislative Commission for Harold Lawrence Hoyt

Contact Information

Full Name

Harold Lawrence Hoyt

Other Names
Larry Hoyt

Eligible for commission

eligible

Party Affiliation

Democrat

Occupation

Special counsel to Boulder County Board of Adjustment

Educational Background

BA, University of Colorado 1973; JD, University of Denver 1976.

Zip Code

80031

Congressional District
7

Background

Past Political Activity

Colorado Democratic Party; Congressman Joe Neguse; Congressman Ed Perlmutter; Congressman Jason Crow; various Dem candidates for Colorado General Assembly; Adams County Democrats; Stonewall Democrats.

List of Political and Civic Organizations belonged to

American Bar Assn., Colorado Bar Assn., Adams County Bar Assn., Colorado LGBT Bar Association, Stonewall Democrats, ACLU, Conservation Colorado, Consumer Reports.

Organization and Advocacy Experience

Appeared on behalf of Consumer Reports re: zero emissions auto standards at Colorado Air Quality Control Commission, worked with Sierra Club re: climate action plan, lobbied (volunteer) with One Colorado at state legislature.

Statement

I believe in creation of fair districts that are not based upon political affiliations but rather upon communities of interest, as compact as possible.

Statement on Working with Consensus

I will work with fellow commissioners to discharge our duties amicably and efficiently.

Relevant Analytic Skills for Commission

As an attorney for over 40 years, including 26 years as a county attorney, I have applied the law to the facts and provided clients with good advice and solutions to legal problems. I have assisted the Boulder County Board of County Commissioners in their decennial redistricting decisions in 1991, 2001, and 2011, applying the relevant constitutional and statutory guidelines to the facts in Boulder County.

Demographics

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

Male