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Greg Brophy
Colorado State Senate, District 1
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2013
Years in position 10
Base salary$30,000/year
Per diem$45/day in Denver area, $183/day outside
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits8 years
Bachelor'sColorado State University
Date of birth09/06/1966
Place of birthHolyoke, CO
Office website
Personal website
Greg Brophy (b. September 6, 1966) has been a Republican member of the Colorado State Senate since being appointed in 2005. He represents the 1st district and serves as Senate Assistant Minority Leader.

Brophy served in the Colorado State House of Representatives from 2002 to 2005.

He earned his BS in Animal Sciences from Colorado State University in 1988.

Brophy was Operations Manager for Progressive Agricultural Management, Incorporated from 1989 to 2000. He then worked as Area Representative for United States Senator Wayne Allard from 2000 to 2002. He has been Owner/Operator of Greg Brophy Farm since 1992.

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Brophy served on the following committees:

Colorado Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Energy
Legal Services


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brophy served on these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Brophy served on these committees:



See also: Colorado gubernatorial election, 2014

Early speculation about the 2014 election for Governor of Colorado has Brophy on a short list of possible Republican challengers. Incumbent Gov. John Hickenlooper (D) will likely seek re-election in 2014.[1]


See also: Colorado State Senate elections, 2010

Brophy sought re-election to the 1st District seat in 2010. He was uncontested in the primary election. He then defeated challenger Michael A. Bowman in the November 2 general election.

Colorado State Senate, District 1 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Greg Brophy (R) 34,632
Michael A. Bowman (D) 10,080


On November 7, 2006, Brophy was elected to the 1st District Seat in the Colorado State Senate, defeating opponent James Bowen (D).[2]

Brophy raised $45,452 for his campaign, while Bowen raised $3,905.[3]

Colorado State Senate, District 1 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Greg Brophy (R) 29,505
James Bowen (D) 11,833

Campaign donors


In 2010, Brophy raised $50,178 in contributions. [4]

His largest contributor was the Copic Insurance Small Donor Committee, which donated $4,000 to his campaign.


In 2006, Brophy collected $45,452 in donations.[5]

His two largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Copic Insurance $2,200
Greg Brophy $1,932

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Brophy and his wife, Angela, have three children.

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