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Roy R. Romer
Roy Romer at ASU GSV Summit 2019-5022.jpg
Romer in 2019
39th Governor of Colorado
In office
January 13, 1987 – January 12, 1999
Lieutenant

Mike Callihan (1987–1994) Samuel H. Cassidy (1994–1995)
Gail Schoettler

(1995–1999)
Preceded by Richard Lamm
Succeeded by William F. Owens
Colorado State Treasurer
In office
1977–1987
Preceded by Sam Brown
Succeeded by Gail Schoettler
Superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District
In office
2001–2006
Preceded by Ramon C. Cortines
Succeeded by David Brewer
Personal details
Born October 31, 1928 (1928-10-31) (age 91)
Garden City, Kansas
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Beatrice Romer
Children 7 children
Residence Holly, Colorado
Alma mater

(B.A.) Colorado State University

(J.D.) University of Colorado Law School
Military service
Branch/service United States Air Force
Battles/wars Korean War

Roy R. Romer (born October 31, 1928, in Garden City, Kansas, United States) is an American politician. He was the 39th Governor of Colorado. He also served as the superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District from 2001 to 2006.

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