Colin began serving as a director of the WASB in 2011. He has served on the Kettle Moraine school board since 2006 and is currently legislative liaison. He serves on the State Superintendent's Education Data Advisory Committee and previously served on the WASB Policy and Resolutions Committee and a Department of Public Instruction committee charged with revising superintendent licensure requirements.
Always a strong advocate of public education, Colin also served on the Sharon Board of School Directors in Sharon, Vermont. In addition to his school-related activities, he was also a member of his town Plan Commission and Park and Recreation Committee until recently and served on a citizens' committee that updated the development plan for Waukesha County. During the years that Colin has lived in Wisconsin, he and his family have raised beef, sheep and poultry and been involved in 4-H. Colin works as an information technology consultant.