Colorado Supreme Court Education: Westminster College in Fulton, Mo.;
University of Denver. State Judicial Performance Evaluation Recommendation: 10-0 to retain.
Summary of the Colorado on Judicial Performance Evaluation: Justice Boatright was sworn in as a Justice of the Colorado Supreme Court in November 2011. He spent nine years as a Deputy District Attorney in Jefferson and Gilpin counties and served 12 years as a District Court Judge in the First Judicial District. Boatright has served on numerous boards and committees, including the Juvenile Services Planning Committee, Children Youth Leadership Commission, Plain English Jury Instruction Committee, Judicial Training Committee, and Court Improvement Committee, and he has taken a special interest in community outreach. Of surveyed attorneys, 66 percent recommended he be retained while 97% percent of judges recommended retention. Boatright brings a strong work ethic as well as a practical perspective to decision-making. He makes a positive and valued contribution toward improving the collegiality and collaborative spirit of the Court.