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R. Kenneth O’Neal II, Member

R. Kenneth O’Neal II was born on an Army Base at Ft. Lewis, Wa. His Father is retired Army Special Forces, his three sisters are Veterans and his daughter is in the US Army Reserve. He retired with 23 years total service in the US Army, and seven combat tours as a Combat Medic(68W) then Trauma Nurse. Mr. Oneal was on the 82nd Airborne Division Surgical Team as a Circulating /Trauma Nurse. (Co. C 782nd MSB) Then Wardmaster/Squad Leader. He will always be a proud Airborne Combat Medic. 

Mr O’Neal is currently an Adjunct Professor, Colorado Christian University and has been since 2015. He teaches Health Care Administration with an emphasis on Policy and Administration. He is ABD with his Doctorate in Health Care Administration (concentration on policy and administration) and has also earned a Master’s Degree in HCA (Magna Cum Laude), a Bachelor’s Degree in HCA, 2 Associate Degrees, a Colorado Nursing License (active), and NREMT license (exp).

He is Chairman of USA Track and Field- Colorado (Mens and Womens Div) and a member of Team USA. He earned a Bronze Medal in the World Masters Athletic Championship for the United States Nov 2016, in Australia. He won a Silver and Bronze Medal in the 2017 USA Track and Field (Masters) Indoor National Championships and ranked in the top ten in the nation in his primary events for the last two consecutive years. He is working on a city wide Track and Field Championship currently with the Pillars of Unity and is a proud Pueblo resident.

Mr. O'Neal was elected to the Board of Education in May 2017 to fill the previously vacated seat. His term expires in November 2017. He can be reached by email at or at (719) 510-1600.