Greg Lopez has held numerous executive level positions throughout his professional career. Greg is a Colorado businessman and former mayor of the Town of Parker, Colorado. He and his family have two businesses. One is a small neighborhood bar and grill and the other is GNL Concepts, a business/project management consulting firm that his wife, Lisa, manages and oversees.
Greg was elected mayor at the age of 27 and was both the Mayor and City Manager at the same time. He is the only veteran (disabled) running for Governor on either side of the aisle.
Greg won 33% of the delegate vote at the Republican State Assembly, landing him on the Republican primary ballot for Colorado Governor in 2018.
Greg Lopez’s life is the tale of a hard-working American family of Mexican descent that pursued the American Dream. Greg was the third born son to Gregorio Lopez and Victoria Barron Lopez. He comes from humble beginnings. His father had a 6th grade education and never truly learned how to read and write. His mother has an eighth grade education. His siblings, Paul Lopez, Sam Lopez, Ramon Lopez and Angie Lopez, grew up with Greg in Irving, Texas. Greg joined the US Air Force at the age of 17 where he served for 4 years (1983-1987). During his military service he met Lisa Garcia and shortly after completing his military term they married in 1988 and moved to Colorado. Currently, Greg and Lisa live in Elizabeth, Colorado. They have two children, Michael and Christina.
Greg Lopez will be the first to tell you he would not be on the primary ballot without his wife Lisa. Greg and Lisa have been married for over 30 years. When you look at Greg and Lisa Lopez together, you get the sense they are an unstoppable team. No one can deny strong values lead to healthier, more prosperous families. As parents, they believe it is the responsibility of the father and mother to teach the children strong moral values. Greg comes from a humble background and understands how families struggle. He believes parents make the best decisions for their children.