Tim Allport is running for State Representative in District 27. Having served the people of Colorado as a public employee and as an active member of the community, Tim Allport has a unique background and a strong passion to serve. Tim moved to Jefferson County in 1985 to accept a job with the Federal Bureau of Prisons at the Federal Correctional Institution in Littleton and was later promoted to Drug Treatment Specialist. After serving for 25 years, Tim retired to become a State Certified Addictions Counselor. Tim has always been involved in his community and believes that civic involvement is part of civic responsibility. He's running because he believes government has a responsibility to improve people’s lives.