Jan C. Bertholf


Personal:  Retired Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army (25 years)

Married 30 years to JJ, a professional Graphic Designer


Education:  Bachelor of Arts  History/Mathematics from Texas A&M University, Class of 72

Masters of Science  Geography/Planning from South Dakota State University (emphasis Middle East)

Graduate Armed Forces Staff College, Norfolk Virginia


Real Estate Credentials:  GRI, Member of National Board of Realtors, Colorado Board of Realtors, and Fort Collins Board of Realtors.  Closed over 400 residential and land transactions in 18 years of real estate service in Northern Colorado.


Real Estate Specialties: Getting you where you want to be on time!  Each transaction is special and customized for you.  Custom Estate Properties, first-time buyers, residential investments, mountain properties, land acquisition.


Community & International Involvement:  Rotary International, Gideons International, Boy Scouts of America, Colorado State University, Officers’ Christian Fellowship, Amateur Radio Operator N4NWS.


Enjoys:  World travel, Public Speaking, Bible Study, Mountain climbing, Hiking & Camping, Land Navigation, Orienteering, Mapping, Photography, and Computer Graphics.


Family:  Married to Judith Jones Bertholf (JJ) since 1976.  (Best thing I ever did!  Children:  John, Scott, Kyle, and Kay—incredibly wonderful children.  Grandchildren: Christian Michael & Noah West.


Rotary International

Designated Club President, Rotary Club of Fort Collins 2008-09


Gideons International

Local & State Offices 1993-2009



Philmont Staff Association

Ranger ‘68,’70,’72 Founding Member




82nd Airborne Association

325 Airborne Infantry Regiment 1985-7




U.S. Army Ranger

Honor Graduate 1971


Eagle Scout

1964 and Scouter to Present

Four different Councils



Rotary 4-Way Test

Initiated New Process with National &

International Impact



Northern Colorado A&M Club

1972 Graduate & Active Texas Aggie




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