The District is governed by a five member Board of Directors. The current board members are listed below. All of the board members own homes in the Grant Ranch. The Board of Directors meets in the Raccoon Creek Golf Course restaurant located at 7301 W. Bowles Avenue, Littleton, CO 80123.

Meeting Calendar

Map to Raccoon Creek Golf Course

Skip Van Valkenburgh, Chairman

Van ValkenburghBoard Member since 2008

Current Term Ends: 2018

Mr. Van Valkenburgh resides in the Heron Shores subdivision.  He holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting and a Masters Degree in Finance from the University of Colorado Boulder.  Skip is currently retired, but has worked as a Stock Broker, CPA, Corporate Controller, and Pension Plan Administrator throughout his career.  He also served 4 years in the United States Navy as a Supply Corp Officer.  Skip has served as Treasurer and as President of both the Heron Shores HOA and the Grant Ranch Master HOA.  In his spare time, Skip enjoys sailing, skiing, traveling and trains as a 2nd degree Black Belt in Shotokan Karate.

Michael Mulholland, Treasurer

Michael MulhollandBoard Member since 2008

Current Term Ends: 2020

Michael and his wife, Alesya, live in the Vista Pointe subdivision with their son Preston, and daughters Sabrina and Victoria. He has a degree in Finance and Real Estate and Urban Development from American University.  Michael is a licensed health and life insurance agent, an investment advisor and mortgage broker.  He is currently self employed and has an employee benefits and mortgage business.  Mike and the family like to enjoy the many activities Colorado has to offer, as well as travelling.

Mike Cowan

Mike Niagra FallsBoard Member since 2014

Current Term Ends: 2020

Mike and wife Brooke live in the Heron Shores subdivision.  He has a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from San Diego State University.  Mike retired in November 2013 after working 39 years as an engineer and technical services manager in water resources and hydropower.  Mike and Brooke raised four sons in the Littleton area and now enjoy traveling to northern and southern California to spend time with their six grand children.  In his retirement time, Mike enjoys doing projects around the house, biking, tennis, golf, swimming, kayaking, travelling, and a variety of service opportunities.

Darren Bradshaw

Photo (62) (Small)Board Member since 2013

Current Term Ends: 2018

Darren and his wife Susan live in the Celebration subdivision along with their three children. He has lived in Grant Ranch since 2008.  Darren is employed by the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District.  He has worked as a construction manager for the last 7 years.  Prior positions include working in various capacities in the civil engineering field.  Darren is active in the Grant Ranch Yacht Club and attending his children’s sporting events.  Darren and his family enjoy sailing whenever possible, skiing, hiking, and traveling.

Bruce Guard

Board Member since 2016

Current Term Ends: 2020