David Ortiz

David Ortiz

Colorado House, District 38, CO

Representative David Ortiz is a community advocate whose life’s vocation is service to others. His service started with resettling evacuees after hurricane Katrina, creating educational and economic exchanges for the City of Houston, and as a combat aviator in the US Army. Following a crash while deployed to Afghanistan that left him paralyzed from the waist down, David returned home and made it his mission to rebuild his life and continue his mission of service, raising funds for Craig Hospital as well as serving as lead lobbyist for the United Veterans Committee of Colorado (UVC). Following his years of advocating for veterans and all Colorado residents alike, David won his election in 2020 to become the Colorado House Representative for District 38.