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Mick Bates
Teller County 1st Vice-Chair
Erik Stone
Teller County Republican Chair

Erik grew up in Wyoming.  After college at The University of Wyoming, Erik founded several small businesses before moving to Colorado.  He was actively involved in politics in Wyoming and served 4 years on the Laramie, Wyoming City Council.  Erik moved with his wife Jennifer and their two young sons  to Teller County in 2002 and has been active with the Teller County Republicans for 4 years and has served as a precinct co-chair, treasurer and secretary before being elected County Chairman in 2017.

Erik is a small business owner, working as a digital marketing consultant for local and national companies. He's a Constitutionalist and a lover of American history and a lifelong student of the Constitution and the Founding Fathers.

Mick Bates bio to come

Picture and bio to come, but rest assured, Ross is a stud like the buck in this picture.


Rip bio coming soon.  

Ross Parnow
Rip Blaisdell

Teller County Republican Leadership


The Teller County Republicans meet the second Tuesday of every month at the Divide Community Center at 7:00 p.m.  The public is invited to attend and get involved.  The goals of the Teller County Republicans are to empower grass-roots support of conservative candidates, provide a platform for civil discourse about conservative issues and help motivate and inspire future Republican leaders in Teller County.

David Rusterholtz
Second Vice-Chair

Colt Bio coming soon