Board Member since 1994
Partner, Semple, Farrington & Everall, P.C.
Committees: Legal & Bylaws (Chair), Audit, Executive, Executive Compensation, Finance, Strategic Planning
Martin Semple is a partner with the Denver law firm Semple, Farrington & Everall, P.C. The firm specializes in school law and employment/labor relations law.
Mr. Semple graduated from St. Patrick’s College and earned doctorates in law from the University of Denver College of Law and the Catholic University of America and also attended Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California, Berkeley.
He has authored numerous articles and book chapters on school law issues and has been an adjunct faculty member at the University of Denver College of Law and the Graduate School of Public Affairs at the University of Colorado at Denver. He is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation.
His current and past Board memberships include the National Association of School Boards, National Council of School Attorneys, Colorado School Attorneys Council, Colorado Performing Arts Hall of Fame Advisory Committee, Denver Center Theater Company Advisory Committee and the Denver Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Mr. Semple is married to Jo Ann (Silversmith) Semple, the daughter of National Jewish Health Emeritus Board member Joseph (Joe) H. Silversmith.