|Born:||November 24, 1971 (age 49)|
|Career:||Colorado State Senate, 2009-2017|
Colorado House of Representatives, 2005-2008
|Education:||B.A., University of Colorado Denver|
J.D., University of Colorado Law School
Morgan Carroll served in the Colorado State Senate from 2009 to 2017, representing the 29th district. She was the 2016 Democratic nominee for the U.S. House of Representatives in Colorado's 6th District, but lost in the general election.
Carroll was born November 24, 1971, in Denver, Colorado. Her father, John Carroll, served as a Colorado State Representative from 1964 to 1974. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of Colorado Denver in 1996 and her Juris Doctorate from the University of Colorado Law School in 2000. Following law school, Carroll and her mother—also an attorney—opened one of the only mother-daughter law firms in the country.
Carroll represented Colorado House District 36 from 2005 to 2008. She served as president of the Colorado State Senate in 2013 and 2014 and as minority leader in 2015, stepping down to run for the U.S. House of Representatives.