Darryl Glenn graduated from Doherty High School in Colorado Springs. He holds a Bachelor of Science from the United States Air Force Academy, a Master’s in Business Administration from Western New England College and a Juris Doctor from New England School of Law.
Glenn retired from the Air Force as a Lieutenant Colonel after 21 years of active duty and reserve service. He led a $19 million Iceland Command and Control Enhancement Program implementing performance standards that saved $400,000. He served as Program Manager for a $5 billion office responsible for implementing a base realignment and closure plan. And, he supervised 35 communication system programs valued at $1 billion developing support plans that saved $20 million while providing a 40 percent increase in warfighting capability.
Glenn was appointed to the Colorado Springs City Council in June 2003. He was elected to serve a four-year term in April 2005 and reelected to another term in 2009. As a Council Representative, he served as a member of a board of elected officials overseeing a $350 million municipal budget, a $1 billion four-service municipal utility and a $600 million municipal health care system.
On November 2, 2010, Glenn was elected to the El Paso County Board of Commissioners. Glenn was then reelected in 2014 by more than 80 percent of his consitutents in Commissioner District 1. On June 28, 2016, Glenn won the Republican Nomination for U.S. Senate.
On January 10, 2017, Glenn was selected by his peers to serve as President of the El Paso County Board of Commissioners responsible for overseeing and implementing federal and state requirements impacting County financial operations for more than 600,000 residents.
Glenn has two adult daughters and is married to Jane Northrup Glenn. Glenn is the owner of DLG Esquire Attorney at Law and his personal and professional affiliations and accomplishments include: Christian, New Life Church member, Former Vice Chairman El Paso County Republican Party, Republican Precinct Committee Leader, Member of the Colorado and El Paso County Bar Association, Personal Fitness and Nutrition Coach, Former President of the Douglass Valley Elementary Parent Teacher’s Organization and three-time Collegiate National Powerlifting Champion.
Commissioner Glenn can be reached at:
200 South Cascade Avenue, Suite 100, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-2202
Phone: (719) 520-6411
Fax: (719) 520-6397
District 1 Map: New Districts set in 2015