Matt Jones (politician)

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Matt Jones
Matt Jones 2011.jpg
Jones in 2011
Member of the Colorado Senate
from the 17th district
Assumed office
January 9, 2013
Preceded by Brandon Shaffer
Member of the Colorado House of Representatives
from the 12th district
In office
In office
Personal details
Born 1954/1955 (age 59–60)[1]
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Shari Heinlein
Residence Louisville, Colorado
Alma mater Colorado State University (B.A., M.A.)

Matt Jones is an American politician from Colorado. A Democrat, he is a member of the Colorado Senate, serving since January 2013.

Jones represents the 17th Senate District, which includes Louisville, Lafayette, and portions of Longmont and Erie.[2] Jones previously served in the Colorado House of Representatives from 1987 to 1993, and from 2011 to 2013.[1]

Jones graduated from Colorado State University with a B.A. in political science, as well as an M.A. in political science - natural resource policy. Jones has also worked as an open space and trails planner and part-time wildland firefighter.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Colorado Senate District 17: Matt Jones". Retrieved 18 January 2013. 
  2. ^ Kindelspire, Tony. "Colorado Senate District 17: Matt Jones cruises to win". Retrieved 18 January 2013. 

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