Colton Lyons

Emerging Leaders Advisory Council

Colton Lyons is currently a law student at the University of Texas School of Law, where he is a staff editor on the Texas Journal of Oil, Gas, and Energy Law. Colton previously served as the Student Body President at the University of Colorado Boulder. In this position, he oversaw a 24-million-dollar budget and numerous campus facilities. Additionally, Colton works with local, state, and federal officials to ensure that the rights afforded to students under the United States Constitution are protected. Colton is driven to get more students involved with student government that way their voices can be heard. Because Colton truly believes that feisty debate is a necessity on college campuses, he is striving to promote an increase in intellectual diversity at universities across the nation.