Judge Colt was appointed to the District Court in 1999. Before his appointment to the bench, Judge Colt was engaged in private practice and served as a Municipal Judge for the City of Colorado Springs. He served on the Board of Teen Court, helped with establishing the Court’s childcare program, and served on the Access to Justice Committee. Judge Colt currently serves as the only District Court Judge for Teller County, where he handles all types of cases.
Colt graduated from the University of Colorado in 1978 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism and from California Western School of Law in 1986. He is married with two children.