Janet P. Buckner
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Janet P. Buckner

Democrat

CO State House District 40

Colorado
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Janet P. Buckner

CO State House District 40
Summary
Experience
6
Years of Experience
COResidence (state)

Janet Buckner is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Colorado Senate who has represented District 28 since 2021. Previously, she was a member of the Colorado House of Representatives. She represented District 40, which covers a portion of Arapahoe County, from July 15, 2015 to January 13, 2021. Buckner was appointed to her house seat in 2015 to replace her husband John Buckner after his death in office; she kept the seat in the 2016 elections.

Experience

Education

  (1 - 2 of 2)  
Ball State University
BA Education
Ball State University
MS Audiology/Speech-Language Pathology

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 3)  
Senator
Colorado State Senate
2021 - 2021
Speaker Pro Tempore
Colorado State House of Representatives
2019 - 2021
Representative
Colorado State House of Representatives
2015 - 2020

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 4)  
Former Member
Health and Insurance Committee, Colorado State House of Representatives
Former Member
Transportation and Energy Committee, Colorado State House of Representatives
Former Member
Health, Insurance and Environment Committee, Colorado State House of Representatives
Former Vice Chair
Education Committee, Colorado State House of Representatives