In 2016, Colorado State Representative Leslie Herod was the first African American LGBT person elected to the State legislature.
Herod has shepherded over 68 bills to the Governor’s desk for final signature in a wide variety of areas. In this discussion she explains a few of her highlights in this past legislative session, her hopes, and next directions. She shares her thoughts about COVID-19, criminal justice, racism, Critical Race Theory, and much more.
Leslie Herod describes her background leading to politics and advice for aspiring leaders. Listen in for interesting and caring perspectives.