Association Lobbyist, Bill Skewes

Legislative Update and News: Your Report Corner

Among the many things that Association provides, starting in the 1970’s, one of the largest reasons the ACSPP exists was and still is to protect, promote, educate, and fight for your benefits outside of what the agency already provides.  Whether it’s fighting to save and enhance your PERA, increase your compensation or benefits, the Associations’ Lobbyist is of one of the most premiere in the entire state of Colorado; learn more about Terry Campbell below the Legislative Reports on this page.

The General Assembly meets every year from January until May, and during this time the Association strives to keep you all up to date as frequently and detailed as possible.

Bill Skewes

Bill Skewes is the Principal of Skewes Government Affairs, LLC. Prior to starting his own lobbying firm, Bill served as the Chief of Staff for three Republican leaders in the Colorado House of Representatives from 2010 to 2016. Prior to that, Bill was a contract lobbyist and also spent more than six years in the Governor’s Office. Under Governor Owens, Bill served as Deputy Director of the Governor’s Office of State Planning and Budgeting and advised the Budget Director and Governor on fiscal issues concerning Colorado’s state budget.

Before joining the Governor’s Office, Bill was an attorney in private practice. His practice focused on state and local property and excise tax controversies, as well as federal income, estate, and gift taxation. Bill holds degrees from Dartmouth College (B.A. in Government) and the University of Denver (J.D. and LL.M. in Taxation).