Councilmember George Lantz

Community Service

George started his community service in Greenwood Village as a member of the Greenwood Village Board of Adjustment and Appeals where he served for 12 years as both Chairman and Vice-Chairman. For eight years he served on the Greenwood Village Planning and Zoning Commission including serving as Chairman for three years. He was elected to the City Council in 2015 and is currently serving his second term on the City Council as Mayor Pro-Tem.  George has been a board member of his homeowners association for 21 years and has served as the President for the last 18 years.

Professional Career

George served as President and CEO of an iodine exploration and production company, which traded on the London stock exchange. Prior to that he and his partners founded a telecommunications company, which they built to be a worldwide market share leader. The company was acquired by Polycom Inc. George also held positions in several large corporations including Texaco, IBM and ROLM.


George’s formal education includes a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and a Master of Science in Business both from the University of Wyoming.


George and his wife Debbie have lived in Greenwood Village since 1989. Their two sons were raised in Greenwood Village and recently graduated from Vanderbilt University and Wake Forest University. George enjoys travel, fly fishing, golf and spending time with family and friends.