A fifth generation Coloradan, James Eklund grew up on the Grand Mesa skiing in jeans and chaps at Powderhorn. His grandfather told him it was always better to be upstream with a shovel then downstream with a lawyer. Now as a water attorney he thinks it’s better to upstream with a shovel and a water lawyer.
Susan Secord co-founded the Boulder chapter of Citizens' Climate Lobby in 2013, and for the past two years she has served as the Colorado CCL State Co-coordinator. Before retiring to devote herself to climate change solutions, Susan worked for many years in private industry and then became a public school educator. Susan is a passionate life-long skier who loves our Colorado mountains.