Meghan Lukens

Representative | Steamboat Springs, CO

Meghan Lukens is currently serving in the Colorado House of Representatives for House District 26, which includes Eagle, Routt, Moffat, and Rio Blanco counties, the most northwest corner of Colorado. At the State House, she is a proud member of the Education Committee and the Agriculture, Natural Resources & Water Committee. Prior to her election, Rep. Lukens was a social studies teacher at Steamboat Springs High School. She has a Bachelor’s in History and a Master’s in Leadership in Educational Organizations with a Principal’s Licensure.

During her time at the Colorado House of Representatives, Rep. Lukens has passed numerous bills to help people in rural Colorado. Since Colorado is in the midst of an affordable housing crisis, Rep. Lukens sponsored SB23-001: Authority Of Public-private Collaboration Unit For Housing, which provides valuable employees with affordable housing by allowing employers to build workforce housing on government-owned land. Rep. Lukens was also named Mental Health Legislator of the Year from Mental Health Colorado due to her sponsorship of SB23-174: Access To Certain Behavioral Health Services and HB23-1268: Private Treatment for Out-of-state Defendant. In the education space, Rep. Lukens sponsored HB23-1064: Interstate Teacher Mobility Compact which supports teachers who want to move to Colorado.