Terrance Carroll, Colorado State Director

Terrance D. Carroll was the 54th Speaker of the Colorado House of Representatives.  He is the only African-American to have served as Speaker of the Colorado House.  Terrance served in the legislature from 2003 until being term-limited 2011.

Terrance D. Carroll was the 54th Speaker of the Colorado House of Representatives.  He is the only African-American to have served as Speaker of the Colorado House.  Terrance served in the legislature from 2003 until being term-limited 2011.  Terrance has been listed by 5280 Magazine as one of the "50 Most Influential People in Denver," Terrance's entry noted his reputation as a skillful dealmaker, stating that he is a "critical and respected negotiator."  He also serves as a reserve police officer.

Additionally, Terrance has been listed as Power Book Industry Leader in Law by the Denver Business Journal.  He is an alum of the Marshall Memorial Fellowship of the German Marshall Fund of the United States.  Terrance serves on the board of directors for the National Western Stock Show. 

Terrance is a graduate of the University of Denver’s Sturm College of Law, Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, and holds a Master of Divinity degree from the Iliff School of Theology in Denver.  He also an ordained minister in the American Baptist Churches-USA and the Progressive National Baptist Church.