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Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Institute for Public Policy Studies


Richard Lamm

Richard Lamm

Phone: 303-871-2468


Gov. Lamm, who served three terms as Colorado Governor from 1975-1987, has always been in the forefront of political change. In 1992, he was honored by the Denver Post and Historic Denver, Inc. as one of the 100 most important people in Colorado history. Gov. Lamm teaches both undergraduate and graduate courses, including "Hard Choices in Public Policy" and "Medical Policy." A graduate of the University of Wisconsin, he earned his J.D. from Boalt Hall at the University of California, Berkeley.