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Introducing Paul Ballenger: A Leader Committed to Transforming Our Schools and Empowering Our Students

[Denver, May 25, 2023] – Today, we are thrilled to announce the launch of Paul Ballenger’s campaign for Denver School Board Director At-Large seat. With a steadfast commitment to excellence in education and a track record of service, Paul Ballenger is poised to bring positive change and create a brighter future for our schools and students.


Paul Ballenger’s journey is rooted in a lifetime of dedicated service. As a former Marine, Army officer, firefighter, and EMT, Paul understands the value of protecting and serving our community. His unwavering dedication to keeping others safe, combined with his leadership skills, makes him uniquely qualified for this important role.


Drawing on his diverse background, Paul Ballenger envisions a school district that prioritizes safety, promotes educational excellence, fosters community building, and ensures effective governance. His strategic pillars reflect his core values and commitment to providing a well-rounded education for all students.


With safety at the forefront, Paul will work tirelessly to implement robust measures to protect our students and staff. Education excellence will be a driving force, with a focus on empowering teachers, providing equitable resources, and embracing innovative teaching methods. Additionally, Paul recognizes the power of community engagement in creating a supportive learning environment, and he will strive to foster strong partnerships among parents, students, educators, and local organizations.


“I believe in the transformative power of education and the profound impact it can have on the lives of our students,” said Paul Ballenger. “I am running for Denver School Board at-large seat to advocate for a stronger school community, where every child has access to a high-quality education, and where their potential is nurtured and celebrated.”


A press event will take place to officially announce Paul Ballenger’s candidacy on May 25, 2023, at 10:30 a.m. at 1860 Lincoln St, Denver, CO 80203. Members of the press, community leaders, and supporters are invited to attend this momentous occasion and learn more about Paul’s vision for our schools.


Paul Ballenger’s campaign is built on a foundation of integrity, leadership, and a genuine passion for improving our schools for all of our students and educators. With your support, we can embark on a journey to create a school district that is inclusive, equitable, and responsive to the needs of our students.


Join us in supporting Paul Ballenger’s campaign and together, let’s pave the way for a brighter future for our schools and students. To learn more about Paul and get involved, visit or follow us on: .


Instagram: @paulfordps 

Twitter: @PaulForDPS  

Facebook: Paul for DPS 

LinkedIn: Paul E. Ballenger


Media Contact:

Eve Chen

Campaign Manager


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