Commissioner Bill Holen

Serving District 5

Commissioner Bill Holen represents District 5, which includes the City of Glendale and portions of the City of Aurora. He was first appointed Commissioner in January 2012 and elected to his first term as Commissioner in January 2013 and sworn into his second term Jan. 9, 2017. His term expires January 2021. He is serving as Finance Officer in 2018. 

As Commissioner, Holen oversees the Open Spaces and Community Resources Departments. He serves on the County's Capital Improvements Project Team.


Holen represents Arapahoe County on a variety of local and regional issues, including the:
  • Arapahoe County Foundation Board of Directors
  • Aurora Economic Development Council
  • Board of Social Services
  • Colorado Counties Inc. Transportation and Telecommunications Committee
  • Community Services Block Grant Advisory Committee
  • E-470 Public Highway Authority 
  • Forfeiture Committee for the Sheriff’s Office
  • Housing Authority
  • Metro Area County Commissioners
  • National Association of Counties Transportation and Veterans and MilitaryServices Committees
  • Public Airport Authority

Helpful Resources

Commissioner E-News Connection for District 5